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The Scot kept putting his arm round me and telling me: 'I was his bestest mate in the whole world' despite the fact we'd only met two minutes earlier.
Goodison Park is sad today It has lost its bestest mate What Toffees would not give To see Davey come through the gate But the memories he has left behind Will be talked about forever To play for Tranmere, Liverpool and Everton Is proof he was very clever Heaven must be pleased today They have a great new Blue Everton's late players will be standing in a queue Dixie, Bally, Ablett not forgetting Labone Making sure our legend does not walk alone And all around the Goodison Ground His spirit will live on There amongst the Gwladys Street roar He will silently shout come on by M.
Much loved mam of Paula and Nick, wonderful motherinlaw of Phil and Lou, adored gran of Ben and Isaac, grandma of Beth and Hope, also bestest mate of Pete and much loved daughter of Ron and the late Joan.
Like the memorable day she came home from school hiccupping with sobs (which she kept going for hours) because bestest mate, Jill, had told her in no uncertain terms she didn't want to play with her again.
Lib Dems throwing their arms around him and slurring 'you're my bestest mate.