Wait For It … – (One-Liner Wednesday)
“The pleasure of sport was so often the chance to indulge the cessation of time itself–the pitcher dawdling on the mound, the skier poised at the top of a mountain trail, the basketball player with the rough skin of the ball against his palm preparing for a foul shot, the tennis player at set point over his opponent — all of them savouring a moment before committing themselves to action.”
Post inspired by Linda’s One-Liner Wednesday. Prompt Sports? Do click through for the rules if you, too, would like to join in.