One boy was in trouble with the family after hitting his sister in the face with a shot as she sat in the garden during the coronavirus lockdown in Ireland.
Colm Heelan from Cork was practising his skills in the garden while his sibling relaxed across two chairs, drinking a cup of something and reading a book.
What a lovely gesture from the @defenceforces 'Band 1st Brigade' who played outside various wards throughout the grounds of St.Finbarrs Hospital, Cork so the patients & staff could hear some beautiful live music through their windows #HeartWarming – Thank you 🇮🇪 pic.twitter.com/fn8Ko4CIig
— Kieran Henry (@ParamedicHen) April 28, 2020
However, she was caught unawares when the 16-year-old whacked her with the ball, sending the beverage flying.
Heelan appeared to be instantly regretful as he saw the pain and shock he had inflicted on his family member.