Hypnotically entranced before the sacred alter,
he murmured in a slow inaudible tone.
He rocked in a rhythmic pattern
as family members leaned in
to try to make sense
of what they perceived
as a meticulous mantra.
Finally someone said,
“Would you please
step away from the television?
College football season doesn’t start until Saturday.”
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