Goodbye.” It’s a simple word, but sometimes it’s just hard to say. OK, well maybe it’s easy to say and hard to, you know, stick with it.
That has been Brett Favre’s problem. He has come so close to saying goodbye so many, many times. Then, in March, he did say it. There were tears and everything.
But we all know what has happened since. Today, he’ll be there when the Packers resume training camp.
But before we accuse ol’ Brett of an acute case of vacillation, let’s point out that he’s hardly alone. The number of folks who just couldn’t leave the party until they started turning the chairs upside-down on the tables is long and not merely confined to sports.
Here are a few:
• Michael Jordan.