Seattle Sounders vs. Real Salt Lake 11-02-2011

I worked on Wednesday, at my job which is on Bainbridge Island, a 35 minute ferry ride from Seattle.  It was a beautiful Northwest autumn day – that is to say, it was about 40 degrees and raining.  The sky hung low over Puget Sound, a dark gray slate of ugly, with a capital Ugh. I boarded the Bainbridge-Seattle ferry at 5:25, destination:  CenturyLink field for the 2nd leg of the Western Conference semi-final playoff between Real Salt Lake and the Seattle Sounders.  The ferry traffic seemed to share my hopeful if not entirely optimistic attitude about the game.  Conversations … Continue reading