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Something needs to be done and, until it is, people will continue to wring hands and the game will continue to suffer.
They proved withering words to ring in the ears of the city side for the New Year while Arms Park supporters wring hands in dismay after defeat at Eugene Cross Park for the second successive season.
It is easy to wring hands and shake heads at the spiritual decline of society.