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That’s Going to Leave a Mark

I wish I was talking about the lasting mark I was going to leave on my children, but alas, I’m talking about the knee that hit my face.

As you may remember, I played on a flag football team this past summer which ended up winning the league championship. Well, we got the team together again for the winter league with high hopes. Last week, after I was finally able to return to civilization, I had a football game.

Traffic was bad and there were a few accidents, so some of our players were running late. We had just enough players to start with no substitutes yet. We were on defense first. Somewhere around the 5th play of the game, while trying to knock down a pass, I violently collided with my own teammate. Continue reading That’s Going to Leave a Mark