Keeper, Mal Peet
“I think I was looking for something in the forest, rather than a way out of it.”
“And you found it, this thing you were looking for?”
”No,” he said. “It found me.”
“Tell me about where you grew up,” begins veteran soccer reporter Paul Faustino, interviewing El Gato, the World Cup-winning goal keeper. Through a long night, El Gato tells him about a poor logging town in a mythic corner of the jungle and the ghostly - but very real mentor he met there.