At the Omagh count, for West Tyrone and Fermanagh and South Tyrone, the professionalism of the Sinn Féin and DUP operations was clear to see.
The two parties had tally agents well equipped with clipboards. The body language said everything. From mid-morning, Sinn Féin and the DUP were smiling and relaxed. The Ulster Unionist Party became increasingly ill at ease. The SDLP was barely visible.
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