Joan Lewis, a wife and mum from Ispwich, admitted a ‘rookie error’ after telling her husband Ian on Saturday morning that when her sister came around later, he and his brother-in-law Greg were going to the pub to watch the football. ‘He’s been bouncing off the walls since’ she sighed.
Joan has subsequently had to listen to Ian’s ‘going to the pub’ song, and answer incessant questions about whether Sarah and Greg are on their way; ‘All morning it’s been ‘Any texts yet? Was the car fixed? What pages is travel news on Ceefax?’
Joan now hopes he’ll tire himself out soon, and is encouraging her husband to have a nap in front of Sky Sports News.