A story of grief by a man and a boy
A simple idea popped into my head whilst I was walking down the street with a friend earlier this week.
Big boys do cry.
We cry over sport whether we’re winning or losing. We let the tears run down our faces whilst they are displayed on TV screens around the world. We celebrate the emotion shown by athletes and we rally behind them when they break down so publicly. But we tell each other to ‘man up’ or ‘be strong’ when we are hit by loss and grief.
Here’s what I have to say about it in The Sun today. It’s available online (click here to view) and in print (you’ll need to go to the shop and buy it).