It’s a game for children. A game from a bygone time.
I have a vague recollection of marbles from my kidhood. But not much. I do remember playing marbles, flicking a pretty multicolored sphere, slamming into another one. I collected them and carried them in a handy little bag. My more demented friends, and yes, me, even pelted each other with small marbles, usually in the back.
It wasn’t as dangerous as a BB gun fight or running with scissors, but I think we were lucky no one lost an eye.
Back then, and the generation before mine, the term losing your marbles meant something entirely different than it does now.
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It’s a game for children. A game from a bygone time. … more
The fifth annual Maverick Classic wrapped up the weekend with the Whitewater Road Race. … more
Nick Adams has soaked in all of the positive feedback he’s gotten this weekend from the participants at the USA BMX Mile High Nationals. After all, some of that feedback came from some pretty prestigious competitors. … more
A Grand Valley BMX official said he doesn’t believe a lawsuit involving the BMX track at the Mesa County Fairgrounds will keep events from happening in the future. … more
Zeth Ramsay called his mother, who wasn’t the least bit surprised her son is now an NFL player. … more
Ethan Keller had a field day for Delta High School’s baseball team Saturday, going a combined 8 for 10 to help the Panthers sweep … more
With the state track and field meet looming ahead, teams and individuals are focused on the stretch run. … more
At times, Devon Canup is overlooked. … more
Steamboat Springs tightened its grip on the chase for the 4A Western Slope League girls soccer title with a 2-0 win over Palisade on … more
They were antsy enough, waiting for the South Central Region pairings to come up on the … more
The Colorado Mesa baseball team could have wrapped up its fifth straight RMAC title Monday. … more
Zeth Ramsay called his mother, who wasn’t the least bit surprised her son is now an NFL … more
Metro State outfielders were playing with their heels on the warning track. … more
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