Hail Mary,

full of grace.” 

The final seconds 

and miles to go for paydirt


We heave a missile 

toward the end zone;

receivers dash thru enemy turf

jockey for position


eyes cast skyward

the trajectory of the bomb

last gasp shot; final lunge


Hail Mary,

full of grace.”

let my receiver

haul in the miracle


missile descending

in final desperation

to snatch victory

from certain defeat


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Cute, football prayers no

Cute, football prayers no doubt? 

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Cause we all know God takes a

Cause we all know God takes a specific interest in football results--am I right??