Sorry Stevie

Englands-Steven-Gerrard-s-008He could only see his feet, ankles and annoying sculpted calves but that was enough. Retirement never felt more like a reality.

Looking down at his worn boots he stood, straightening his stiffening back before struggling back into the defensive line. His feared this day, but lived fuelled by delusion.

His golden years were over.

Daily prompt: Golden years

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8 thoughts on “Sorry Stevie

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  2. litadoolan says:

    Great rhythm to ‘lived fuelled by delusion’ Poetic prose. Enjoyed this.

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