Eugene McGee: Love-in with players' body to make GAA happy as Larry
Published 04/01/2010 | 05:00
They say good news travels fast, but modern communication means bad news travels even faster.
I never believed that Larry McGann, my old friend from Knocknavanna Gaels, had mastered the art of texting until I got a message the other day: "It couldn't happen to a nicer fella," it read.
Word had got to Larry that I had lost an argument with an icy footpath and my leg was encased in plaster. But it is an ill wind that blows no good and Larry promised to call to see me "before the Christmas".