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Keep Your Friends Close

It was cold. Real cold. And we were promised fried chicken.

And, after 35 minutes, at 14–0 up, all signs pointed to it being a finger lickin’ good day.

The Warriors were controlling possession, forcing line-dropouts and playing error-free football. It wasn’t flashy — it took 28 minutes before they broke the deadlock — but it was dreamlike. Like waves gently lapping at the beach. There was a calmness to it, a serenity. There was patience like we’d never seen before in 2015. Continue reading Keep Your Friends Close

There’s More Than One Way To Skin A Cat

But the best way, of course, is to FEED THE BEAST!

It wasn’t a vintage performance from The Beast, not from the entire Warriors outfit for that matter, but fortunately the gods smiled on Penrose and the NRL rollercoaster provided enough thrills to keep everyone happy as Manu got both the win and the tries he deserved for his 12 years of passion and commitment. Continue reading There’s More Than One Way To Skin A Cat