Half an hour of perfection

Discussion in 'Bluemoon forum' started by Lucky Toma, 18 Oct 2017.

  1. christen at St Marks

    christen at St Marks

    3 Jan 2009
    Gone for good
    Just stunned to see it, I've been watching City since 67, never had this feeling and enjoyment before, idolise Colin always have, but but but but fuksake this is a different game, I find myself watching the clock not because I'm worried about the result, just because I don't want it to end.
  2. mrbelfry


    25 Feb 2008
    Up in the sky
    Zelda is sad :(

    Great read though. When people talk about Pep elevating the league he's in you can get a sense of it from this kind of article. Last time I think this has happened in our league to such an extent would be early Wenger and to smaller degree Makelele style Chelsea
  3. Marvin


    9 Jan 2006
    I was enjoying your writing style, but by the end I grew tired of the metaphors. Over killed it, however you can write a lot better than many professionals.

    I agree with the comments above that City have played better this season. I felt for long spells of the game that we had lost control
  4. Wreckless Alec

    Wreckless Alec

    27 Dec 2009
    Gone fishin'
    It's a matter of personal taste, but I disagree with your criticism about the over use of metaphor. There was an aesthetic beauty about our football that can't be adequately conveyed without the use of poetic imagery. Mundane, everyday language simply wouldn't be enough. As I texted to a mate, "There are virgins around the world weeping at the unattainable purity of our football"
  5. Dave Ewing's Back 'eader

    Dave Ewing's Back 'eader

    9 Mar 2007
    Upwind of the Mangrove Swamp
    Only thirty minutes? It's a worry! Don't forget the Wolves game in the late fifties - 3-1 up with ten to go and we cop for a 3-4 reverse! I think a wee note to Pep on the grounds of being shortchanged for the last hour?
  6. Mike N

    Mike N

    26 May 2004
    There is no doubt that when we play to our passing best it is impossible to defend against.

    Our football is getting better and better.
  7. Rolee


    22 Jun 2012
    My favourite comment I read about the Stoke game was from a Liverpool fan ( who had just watched the world's bestest game ever) , paraphrasing here,

    "this is like watching amazing porn having just had disappointing sex with your fat wife"
  8. Gingers Dad

    Gingers Dad

    8 Mar 2011
  9. Chris in London

    Chris in London

    21 Sep 2009
    Didn't mention that the stadium was 2/3 empty with 5 minutes to go either. Could do better.
  10. dickie davies

    dickie davies

    25 Sep 2010
    Tag team wrestler
    oh please do fuck off
    Sums me up and I'm 38

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