1. This is brilliant.
“Now and then I think of all the shots right at the buzzer / Always keeping me believing that it might go in / But I don’t want to lose that way / Hoisting shots from very far away / You said that you could share the ball / And we wouldn’t catch you clinging to the Kobe that we used to know”
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