The Art of Derek Dohren
painting, writing, photography
Football, Bloody Hell
Football. Bloody Hell.
Do you see what I mean?
I've just seen an abject display from my team
We were winning 2:0 with five minutes left
When they simply contrived to leave me bereft
Of any hope
That we will ever
Win another fucking game
Against anyone not even as clever
As a bunch of brain dead one-legged and lame
Drunken old age pensioners
Playing blindfolded and with a pantomime dame
Do you see what I'm saying?
I've just witnessed an abysmal attempt at playing
From a position in front with five minutes left
When they simply contrived with a skill so deft
Of losing it
Against nine men
And not for the first time
Have I witnessed their acumen
To shoot themselves in the foot with skills sublime
That beggar belief in
Their power to snatch defeat at the winning line
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