2016年9月10日土曜日

MO CUISHLE

Million Dollar Baby

作者はボクシングの現場にいた人、出だしから鋭い。

“ Boxing is an unnatural act,” whispered the voice. “ Understand me on this,kid. Everything  in boxing is backwards on life. You want to move to the left, you don't step left, you push on the right toe, like this. To move right, you use left toe, see?”

この「ミリオンダラーダラーベイビー」を印象付ける言葉、モ クシュラは次のようなところにでてくる

Frankie had a new outfit made for Maggie,.... On the back of her robe was a gold Irish harp. Above the harp, in kelly-green Celtic lettering trimmed in gold, was the Gaelic MO CUISHLE.

He moved as quickly and as a surgeon, knowing that if he stopped to consider what he was doing  he might not be able to do it at all. He leaned close to Maggie, whose eyes were now closed. “ Mo cuishle


Million Dollar Baby
ISBN 978-0-09-949058-6


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