Coming Home

Chris Redman chased Claire Hatton halfway around the world to win her heart. They met at Cardiff University but he caught up with her in Indonesia, and like many young Europeans, they made a good life for themselves in the global village of the Far East, moving to Singapore last year. Claire was the ambitious one, so Chris gave up two careers to let her pursue one in airline management; he worked for an express-shipping company but preferred to be with her or playing rugby — throwing himself into three games a week, getting some laughs and making some headlines during...

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