It was a time to jettison old nicknames, to break out of the scripts my parents and then-friends had written for me. It was time to write a new script, and a time to break out into a new, better direction. It was a time to step away from the old girlfriends, as hard as that was at times, and start to live in the moment and form new relationships, ones that were not encumbered by what happened before.
I think that's something that can be applied to the Fordham loss as well, in the context of Lehigh's 2015 football season.
There are two possible outcomes from this game.
One outcome is that the defeat ends up defining the season, a loss made so frustration by an agonizing combination of bad luck, missed opportunities, and a record-breaking performance by RB Chase Edmonds.
But the other is to jettison that past, and set off on another winning streak to go through the rest of the regular season, and in so doing make this season a great success.
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