Perhaps Sherrard's early success has gone to his head but with his raiding party stabbing at Paddy's side has he stirred a hornet's nest? has he done what cannot be undone?
'So now 'tis me own crock ye seek is it? This betrayal will n' go unpunished! to be sure! Prepare for y' final days me lad, say y' farewells and don't be at home when the Irishman comes-a-knockin'!'