The murmur of the crowd all around you
You sit in silence, alone with your thoughts.
❓ ❓ ❓ ❓ ❓ Can you do this? ❓ ❓ ❓ ❓ ❓ ❓ ❓
It won't be long now until it's...
The murmur turns into a deafening roar.
Nerves and confidence course through you
You can do this.
It won't be long now, there's a call for
Your rival stands opposite,
He wants to beat you, to punish you,
This is your arena,
You wait a few more seconds until
You cast the first blow but he's quick and he sends a blow back, Straining every sinew, you turn defence into attack, Your muscles are burning, but your determined not to crack, Then you see an opportunity, And with one final thwack...