Almost

They’re watching the football when a shot from distance skims the crossbar. Look at that, Mark says. Every single person is covering their eyes.  That’s because we can’t cope with seeing failure.  Totally disagree, Martha says.  It’s not the miss itself; it’s the almost – that is what really kills us.

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