Memories are Made of This: Dream, Disappointment, Deliverance
I’m aware that, over the six decades since I first arrived at The Stony Brook School, faulty versions of my athletic exploits have seeped into the lore of The Brook. This is an attempt to amend the fiction with truth from 60 years ago, then 20 years, then today.
I take as my lead the famous words attributed to the Duke of Wellington: “The Battle of Waterloo was won on the playing fields of Eton.” I hope the same claim may be made by those of you who competed on Fitch Field, on the MWG track, or in Swanson Gym or Carson Auditorium or even the old wrestling venue. Read More Here