A Knight’s Tale (91: Tennis)

Here is a set of pictures of a tennis match between the game Arnoux, the husband of Marie-Helene, and my son Michael in 1983. I don’t remember the outcome, although I believe they were evenly matched.

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Michael had youth on his side,

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but, in putting him under pressure, his French opponent demonstrated a certain skill.

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Sam, looking hopeful here, probably got a game in as well.

Published by derrickjknight

I am a septuagenarian enjoying rambling physically and photographing what I see, and rambling in my head as memories are triggered. I also ramble through a lifetime's photographs

37 thoughts on “A Knight’s Tale (91: Tennis)

  1. Oh, I love Sam’s wellies. Why is it they never want to take them off. I have removed shiny new wellies only after they’d fallen asleep!

  2. That last picture is such a sweet pay-off. I have been meaning to back up my photos – seeing these precious family photos means I must resolve to do it this weekend.

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