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Sat 3pm

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 This was the moment when Build Up
Turned into Action
With the gentle roll of a ball

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 This was the moment when Anticipation
Became a knotted ball
In the stomach

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 This was the moment when all hopes
And dreams
Galvanised

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 This was the moment that conjoined the twins
Of terror and expectation
Into drama

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 And this was the moment that was treasured
Right across the land
Until

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 We all had to follow the stars
On Sky

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Notes

With apologies to U. A. Fanthorpe –

Inspired by his brilliant Christmas poem called ‘BC : AD’

available for viewing at potw.org

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/sat-3pm/