But this takes the cake. Actually, it's the cream on the cake: Duffy on Beckham's Achilles heel, and apart from anything else it's utterly gorgeous.
Myth’s river – where his motherRead it all here: David Beckham Poem 'Achilles' by Carol Ann Duffy, Poet Laureate | NowPublic News Coverage
dipped him, fished him, a
slippery golden boy flowed on,
his name on its lips.