Wednesday, June 16, 2010
Tonight our friends Bonnie and Terry asked us to come over for fine fellowship, food and a World Cup game. A public holiday here, Mario and I agreed, seeing as our regularly scheduled City Ministry Group (CMG) would need the night off.
We went over with a little dessert, some nice wine and Diet Coke... and looked forward to catch-up and fun with the Wiggels. Dinner was great (Butternut soup and fresh bakery rolls), the conversation was excellent (also invited were T &B's friends, Gill and Gareth) but the game....
Tonight South Africa faced off against Uruguay at 8:30 in Pretoria. It is freezing outside-not figuratively, but literally freezing. A whole stadium of fans dressed in Yellow and green with matching scarves, vuvzelas, wigs shouted in eager anticipation. Uruguay (a great defensive team) was about to meet their match in Bafana Bafana.
The starting lineup for both teams were eager and hungry, and went out well, faced off and seemed equally matched. The play was incredibly exciting, and then all of a sudden,
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