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culture from a Scottish geezer who s hiding out from the police on board their shipTherefrom a Scottish geezer who s hiding out from the police on board their shipThere death too of course the collection starts with the story of a man who s so keen to catch the Hibs vs Hearts game that he leads his wife into the path of an oncoming train and you can expect to witness the death of a junkie in the sad surroundings of a Scottish house partyBut above all else Reheated Cabbage offers you a chance to catch up with old friends whether you e eating Christmas dinner with Begbie or you e catching up with
JUICE TERRY AND CARL N SIGN and Carl N Sign in up with a middle aged Carl and Terry is made all the sweet by the eappearance of their former nemesis Mr Black from their schooldays He s not uite the imposing figure that he used to be in fact by the end of his story you ll just want to give him a hu. Ld nemesis under the strobe lights of a Miami Beach nightclub'The stories combine sly humour with the tang of lived experience It makes for a terrific collection showcasing a writer whohas blossomed into one of the most distinctive and distinguished observers of British life' Sunday Telegra.