Thought for 3-13-15

“You play the game in front of you.” Hugh, explaining coming to terms with being responsible for his much younger half-brother and sister in Just Not Mine by Rosalind James.

Sports can be a very good metaphor for life and this quote is a great way to say that life doesn’t always go the way you expect.  So, even if you’ve got a great game plan and you’ve trained as much as possible and scouted your opponent, unexpected things may come up and you just have to accept them and keep on playing.