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Shaking

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Crumbling legs fall back to safety
After standing unsteadily in gripping tension
Counting chickens is always too hasty
When a goal is born through sublime invention.

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Those same legs trundle back home
Recovering from the twitching and shaking
Worn out from seeing the players that roam
Every week they near the point of breaking.

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Source: https://footballpoets.org/poems/shaking/