The headline atop a Stuff report today is bound to cause some dismay among Alf’s mates at the Eketahuna Club. It says:
Don’t mix drink and ice water: charity
Some people regard ice and/or water as an important component of their tot (or two) of whisky and other spirits.
Advice on the acceptability and benefits of of this can be found here.
As it turns out, the headline doesn’t quite tell us the full story.
Nor does it focus on an aspect of the story that should be causing some disquiet among our law-and-order authorities – the burial of a bloke before coronial officials could be sure of why he died.