Post by dozintheseventees on Sept 20, 2009 8:18:16 GMT
Deepest condolences mate. Too painful now I know, but there will come a day when you realise that your parents are always with you. My mum died far too young but I have always felt that she is with me. I see her every day and feel her influence in all that I do. Good luck through these darkest days.
"England is perhaps the only great country whose intellectuals are ashamed of their own nationality. In left-wing circles it is always felt that there is something slightly disgraceful in being an Englishman and that it is a duty to snigger at every English institution" George Orwell
He broke my shin pad and cut my left shin to ribbons with a studs up challenge. It hurt like hell, but I couldn’t show it. I carried on playing until half time and when I came into the dressing room Micky Bernard was sick because he could see my shin bone.
I told Doc Crowe, “Just strap it, cause I’m gonna do the bastard.” There was revenge to be had.