Yes, Bossy’s hometown team won the World Series last night, and yes, Bossy was up until midnight driving up and down vacated suburban streets beeping her car horn—but this post isn’t about that. It’s about the last time the Phillies won the World Series, in 1980. Bossy was fourteen, and very into the Phillies team….
So there was Bossy, last night, bowl of popcorn on her lap and glass of wine teetering on the windowsill, all set to watch her Philadelphia Phillies smoke the last of the Tampa Bay Rays to win the World Series. Meanwhile o’er the land fell a rain; a