Sunday, March 22, 2009

A life cut short

One personal tragedy amongst so many others.


Niall Smith said...

Don't know if you heard the

Niall Smith said...



Don't know if you heard radio five this afternoon. They had the family on talking about the whole terrible tragedy of it all.

It was really moving.

The Plump said...

I didn't hear the broadcast, but I saw the family interviewed on TV. They came across as extraordinarily dignified and, as you said, it was deeply moving.

And their dignity was shared by Rugby League. The minute's silence was impeccably observed at Swinton today as elsewhere. This wasn't Diana-style emoting, it was solidarity. It made me proud to be a League fan.