As I stood in the front yard listening to cheers and fireworks going off, there was agreement between my neighbor… who is about my own age… and I that there was a time where we thought we would never see the Giants win the World Series. For long time fans of the team, there have been difficult years.
And now I am writing a second post about that very thing coming to pass.
The conversation was curtailed by him setting off a strip of 100 firecrackers, which hurt my ears and sent the cats diving under the bed.
The win was not as sweet as it was last time, but it was still good. Very good.
Now, about the Cubs…