Ian O'Doherty: Surely hibernation is the answer to all this gloom?
'God, what's the matter with you now." That was the wife talking to me the other day and yes, I noticed the heavy sarcasm appointed to the word "now".
Honestly, it was as if she was implying that I seem to exist in a state of perpetual grumpiness.
I replied that there was nothing wrong with me now per se. It was just that I was generally a bit down in the dumps.