Monday, November 30, 2009

Coming Clean? Not Necessarily...


Here, taken from his website, is the full statement from Tiger Woods. Make of it what you will:

"As you all know, I had a single-car accident earlier this week, and sustained some injuries. I have some cuts, bruising and right now I'm pretty sore.

This situation is my fault, and it's obviously embarrassing to my family and me. I'm human and I'm not perfect. I will certainly make sure this doesn't happen again.

This is a private matter and I want to keep it that way. Although I understand there is curiosity, the many false, unfounded and malicious rumors that are currently circulating about my family and me are irresponsible.

The only person responsible for the accident is me. My wife, Elin, acted courageously when she saw I was hurt and in trouble. She was the first person to help me. Any other assertion is absolutely false.

This incident has been stressful and very difficult for Elin, our family and me. I appreciate all the concern and well wishes that we have received. But, I would also ask for some understanding that my family and I deserve some privacy no matter how intrusive some people can be."

3 comments:

Keith said...

Tiger is a class act, unlike the subject of your previous story.

Gary L. said...

"This situation is my fault", well, thanks for clearing that up. I thought it was the tree's.

Anonymous said...

Class act? We don't know if he cheated on his wife, thereby endangering her sexual health (condoms aren't 100% effective against HIV, HPV, or herpes) and the well-being of his two small children if the cheating story is true and his wife leaves as a result.