As I write to you I am sat in a bar surrounded by people working out how to run a sweepstake for the Grand National on Saturday.
I have had to contain my amusement at how it took them almost an hour to decide how to run such a sweepstake.
I sat quietly, waiting to be asked to join in. Would I draw one of those I fancy? Time will tell.
But any of those who drew a name out of a hat have almost as much chance as any other person in the bar.
Staying power, proven experience over . . .
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