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Bye-bye, Football

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Based on a true story in the 'Wall Street Journal' this weekend...

Friday night football lights His whole life high school sports A rah-rah father behind him Overflowing his shorts Covid-19 postponed many dreams And left an opening, it seems For other interests to develop No longer by sports was the lad enveloped When football was cancelled The young man found a new love Electrical engineering his fascination And so, he decided, his future occupatin Now football is back, but not the young man He's busy studying engineering while he can As for his stubborn father, he's going to court To sue the school district ~ a day late; a dollar short

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Date: 4/26/2021 7:30:00 AM
it is amazing what a "derailment" will do to our hopes and dreams, often changing us into a far better direction.
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Date: 4/25/2021 7:44:00 AM
I like the young man’s choice.
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Date: 4/25/2021 5:08:00 PM
I agree. He got lucky with Covid. Changed his future for the better, methinks. :) gw