Poor Charlie Brown. You can’t say Lucy didn’t follow instructions. This is definitely a good lesson in elaboration and clarity.
On my tombstone, just write “The sorest loser who ever lived.”
I never thought of comparing baseball and ballet, but Terry Cashman makes the metaphor work with this song. The tune is even a bit sing-songy to make it seem more like a dance.
Only 10 days remaining until Opening Day!
If you’re so inclined to imbibe the green beer, please try not to overdo it. Everyone be safe and have a great holiday!
Baseball is the only thing besides the paper clip that hasn’t changed.
This piece is a few years old, but I came across it this morning, and I would say the timing is still appropriate. The weather might still be iffy in spots, but only five days remain until spring officially arrives!
is now underway
oh what fun it is
watching baseball played
the grapefruit league
the cactus league
who’ll make team
and who won’t
get in shape