"…and not for five minutes will I be distracted from the wonder…"

In the Land of the Blind…

Deeper South,The Wonder — d-ashes on October 10, 2007 at 7:41 pm

I’ve got the shoes off and my feet on the coffee table watching Cox Sport’s rebroadcast of the Florida/LSU game, and man, is it a lot less exciting this time around. Saturday night in Tiger Stadium was one for the ages, as was an afternoon on LSU’s campus taking part in some of the best tailgating I’ve been privy to this season. My dad, along with my brother and 2 of his friends were down from Mississippi for the game and a friend of mine from Millsaps, DaBritt, was up from New Orleans as well. Along with a record setting crowd in Tiger Stadium we yelled, stomped and suffered many a near coronary on the way to one of the biggest wins in LSU history. And many thanks to Stanford, whose shocker over USC helped get the crowd into the game late in the 3rd quarter when we were in danger of wearing out after watching LSU miss a number of opportunities to get themselves back in the game. (more…)