Billy Keane: Leinster fans on tour aren't half as much sport as the Munster supporters
Published 18/04/2015 | 02:30
I went for a drive on a yacht in the South of France, not that far from Marseille where Leinster take on the might of Toulon. A nice spot for sure. And I told the driver he had a lovely ship. "It's a boat," he corrected.
Sailors can be very picky about these things. We might just call the yacht a vessel, just to be on the safe side. Although I'm not so sure about that term either. You'd hate to upset anyone. I was in the hospital when I was a young man and the nurse requested I dispense a urine sample into "the vessel", which was very like a wine carafe or a glass womb.
I had a letter from a woman a good few years back when I wasn't even half as smart as I am now. She was upset that I didn't know the difference between a skirt and a frock. It's funny the things that upset people who read the papers.