Nadine O’Regan: Fishing for compliments at our own funerals
Jaws it ain’t, but a brush with an angry weever fish in the shallows of the Atlantic Ocean prompts some musings on mortality
Getting bitten by a fish was not on my list of planned activities for last weekend. On Saturday afternoon, I felt a nip on my foot when I pushed down on the sand while out for a swim on Barley Cove beach in West Cork.
When I emerged from the water, I played it cool to S and my family about the biting sensation I had experienced for – oh – at least 50 seconds...
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