After Friday’s stinging loss, third in a row, plummeting with no reversal in sight, I posit that hoping the Jays make the playoffs is like being in a relationship with someone way out of your league.  You know she is going to break up with you sooner or later.  What’s the point of getting her to agree to go to the Wild Card Dance (which is looking more and more improbable), if you know she’s going to break your heart a week later?

The entire city feels as if this huge emotional investment for half a year was just dropped down the toilet.  So what do we do?  We act the way we might if we got dumped.  “Oh, I was going to break up with her anyways.  You know, she did so many things that drove me crazy.  This way, I’ll have more time to do important things.  We were in a rut.”  Yeah, right.  Heartbreak is heartbreak and it sucks. (Photo credit:  ctvnews.ca)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s