I saw him regularly at the little pub at the west beach in St. Martin (the Dutch side), back pressed against a wicker pole, eyes fixed on the TV, intently watching soccer, rugby, hurling, Australian football (anything with a ball). Patrons regularly pressed him for anecdotes and predictions.
The bold, vertical stripes investing him with a special kind of authority. Lending a certain gravitas to his words. From the tailoring, I pegged him for a mid-fielder.
Only later did I learn that he wrote a column for the Times.
Bold Stripe Shirt (No. 3454), made of
100% yarn-dyed cotton. Contrasting ministripes
inside the collar, cuffs, and back
yoke. Heavy-duty spread collar means it
will always stand up. Double-pleated
back yoke. Rounded hem.
Mitered corner chest pocket.
Don't be surprised when strangers start asking you to settle their disputes.
Men's sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL.
Colors: Red and White, Blue and White, Black and White.