Monthly Archives: January 2018

As the Games Dwindle Down . . .

January 30 . . . to a precious few. [The penultimate game of the season.  A season that so far has more than lived up to my expectations.  I expected us to be good; I expected us to be entertaining … Continue reading

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Panama Canal (Day 7)

December 21 At Sea Sailing, sailing, over the bounding main . . . [Another day at sea as we cruise from Jamaica to Costa Rica . . . ] [How ’bout them clouds?] [A leisurely breakfast at sea . . … Continue reading

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Cardinal Girls Move Into 1st Place

January 25 [We awoke the morning of the game to a hoar frost holiday . . . ] [I prepared for the game with lunch with fellow Class of ’65ers at The Depot.  We don’t get carded much anymore . … Continue reading

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Panama Canal (Day 6)

December 20 Jamaica [Land, ho!] [This is as close as we came to precipitation the entire trip . . . ] [What better way to begin the day than with a Mamsen’s waffle, with berries and Brunost cheese?] [In the … Continue reading

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Panama Canal (Day 5)

December 19 Last Day in Cuba [We were tendering in for a return trip to the Bay of Pigs.  Had we realized we were going to spend as much time there as we did the previous day, we may have … Continue reading

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Senior Night

January 18 It just keeps happening over and over and over again.  Next year’s seniors weren’t even born yet when I began “covering” Cardinal sports . . . [Congratulations to the 2018 seniors, bringing joy and excitement to older people who … Continue reading

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Panama Canal (Day 4, Part 2)

December 18 Havana [We have finished lunch and now it’s time for a walk around Old Havana, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1982 . . . ] [San Francisco de Asis Square . . . ] [Basilica Menor de … Continue reading

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