Hillary Clinton has revealed she’s “ready to come out of the woods” and help Americans find common ground following her stunning election defeat to Donald Trump. Clinton’s gradual return to the public spotlight following her presidential election loss continued on Friday with a St. Patrick’s Day speech in her late father’s Pennsylvania hometown of Scranton. Huffington post reported. “I’m like a lot of my friends right now، I have a hard time watching the news،” Clinton told an Irish women’s group. But she urged a divided country to work together to solve problems، recalling how، as first lady، she met with female leaders working to bring peace to Northern Ireland. Friday night’s speech was one of several she is to deliver in the coming months، including a May 26 commencement address at her alma mater، Wellesley College in Massachusetts. The Democrat also is working on a book of personal essays that will include some reflections on her loss to Donald Trump. Clinton، who was spotted taking a walk in the woods around her hometown of Chappaqua، New York، two days after losing the election to Donald Trump، quipped she had wanted to stay in the woods، “but you can only do so much of that.” She told the Society of Irish Women that it’ll be up to citizens، not a deeply polarised Washington، to bridge the political divide، the Associated Press reported.
“I am ready to come out of the woods and to help shine a light on what is already happening around kitchen tables، at dinners like this، to help draw strength that will enable everybody to keep going،” said Clinton.