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It was just there –
like a dare, I had to meddle
’twas as inviting as a gripe at Grip
or a snipe at Sven.
I approached with a poem in mind –
with a pre-defined boundary of football imposed.
But what a glorious boundary;
you’d never hit a six beyond this one
and it’s a big enough border, even without
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It’s pre-season …
So will I fill it with my hopes and dreams,
or fears for the coming term?
Will I fill it with the transfers in and out
and my reactions to them?
Will I fill it with predictions?
Best case, worst case?
A slew of victories …
A spate of draws …
A run of defeats …
and the consequences.
Will I fill it with resolutions?
I WILL go to every home game
I WILL go to away matches
I WILL go to reserve games
I WILL go to see other local teams
just to prove, that whatever
got me turned on / tuned in to my team in the first place
still holds sway –
although I’m still not sure I’ll understand the draw
if I analyse it logically.