Woman's World part II-FootballKate is standing behind Paul, a proprietorial arm
Draped around his neck.
He's wearing the necklaces she bought him,
gold and silver
She leans forward to make her point
you can say what you like,
no one's gonna pay to watch boys play football.
It's all brute force, boring
no skill at all.'
Dave is earnest.
'Men don't get paid
anything like as much as women,' he says
'The captain of the England men's team
He works as a teacher, lives with his dad
He can't afford to train full time.
There's no money in it
Boys aren't encouraged into it as youngsters
There's no future in it for them.'
'That's cos it's boring,' says Kate
tired of this already.
'It wouldn't be
if they could train as much as the women!'
retorts Dave, intense, sickened by his need
to be taken seriously.
The other men are embarrassed. 'Ignore him,' says Paul,
'He's a bit of a masculist, he gets like this.'
'oh yeah, that right? What, are you a woman-hater, don't you shave your l