A well known trainer to a prominent Scottish
League Club had stuck faithfully to the club for very many years, through
good times and bad, although many tempting offers had been made for his
When his fame was at its height, he was being
interviewed by an important English Club who were offering him very
attractive terms to make a change. At last the visiting Chairman put the
final question to the much sought after Scot.
"Now" he concluded "these are the terms. But
if there is anything else you want, we will certainly try to meet you."
"Weill" came the reply "it's a graun offer,
an A'll accept - bit on ae condeetion."
"And what is the condition?" smilingly asked
"The anerlie condeetion" replied the
faithful one firmly "is that A get hame ilka Setterday fir ti see ma ain