Drew Brees’ Retirement Severed My Last Active Tie To My Grandmother

We bonded over sports and Drew Brees was the last remnant of that connection. But the generational bond he symbolized lives on.

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We read the Sports section to analyze the prior week’s Chargers game and scout the following week’s opponent.

The Brees retirement announcement is a symbol of the powerful bond between people, families and generations that common loves and hobbies, particularly sports allegiances build.

Gen X-er, recovering lawyer, frustrated writer, Lego enthusiast and serial creative. Published in The Start Up and Age of Awareness.

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