Vincent Hogan: Corbett in no mood to rest on his laurels
The humanitarian in Lar Corbett found expression only when the bodies were bagged, tagged and ready for burial. He threw an arm around old Tony Browne, murmuring something gentle. Browne's reward for 38 years of ascetic living had been to be the last in a long queue of Waterford men despatched to try and rein in the arcing rainbow of Corbett's talents. Senior citizenship shouldn't bring a man to that kind of place.