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#Friday 17.0: 30 years of wait, tearful with jubilation

Each week I will (try and) share a small segment of something useful I learnt. While this is for my own amusement I hope it resonates with my lovely readers.

If you follow football…

I was 13 years old when Liverpool F.C. last won the football league (1989 season). Yesterday, when the referee blew the whistle, Liverpool were once again league champions. We’ve had to wait 30 years. In that time we’ve had near misses, slip ups, being taunted by rival fans. But we are back, title win no. 19 in our illustrious club history.

As I celebrated with my kids last night, droplets of tears rolled down my cheeks. This is Liverpool, this means more.

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Someone trying to rip through the normality of life and expand a few horizons.

13 thoughts on “#Friday 17.0: 30 years of wait, tearful with jubilation

      1. Sounds like it was meant to be then. I’ve always been curious about people supporting teams in cities that are miles away.

      2. “Oh wonderful human, let not distance be thy condition of attachment. Let timeless, formless love create the connection. Tis no matter where we are, what matters is who they are to you”….

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