I received the text I have been hoping to get for the past couple of weeks.
DD: "Dad I have officially retired from rugby."
Me: Trying to contain my excitement..."Why?"
DD: "The coaches said last night: Those of you with good mechanics and form might get hurt, those of you who don't WILL get hurt. I took that as my cue and retired."
Me: "I think that is a good decision."
Now she just has to survive her Irish Politics class....