a Bostonian trying to explain
margaret at onr.com
Thu Oct 28 10:38:53 EDT 2004
>What is a world in which the Boston Red
>Sox don't choke at season's end?
(1) possibly a world in which a Democrat can be elected (something that
seems equally unlikely from this place that is surrounded by hundreds of
miles of Texas in all directions)
(2) A world that has just lost a useful phrase from the language. That
is, I assume New Englanders will no longer express pessimism by saying,
"Good luck to you and the Boston Red Sox."
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