First a little story.
About four years ago I was jointly commissioned by Norwich City Football Club and Jarrolds Publishing to conduct 12, big sit-down interviews with various Canary legends for a book entitled '12 Canary Greats'.
It was, pretty much by and large, a total pleasure. There was, however, one moment that ranks as one of the more sickening in my 20-odd years as a sports journalist.
Given my short-hand would last, at best, about three minutes …