Watching the game in Everett on Sunday. (Photo by CHRISTIE MACDONALD)
By Christie MacDonald
Special to the Leader Herald
My Everett home consisted of majority Philadelphia Eagles fans. Real fans, not the bandwagoners.
My apartment on Sunday, Super Bowl Sunday, was a small green oasis in the middle of Everett.
Let’s face it, Sunday was a rough day if you bet on the Eagles.
My friends all bet on the Eagles.
The mood was pensive and full.
The Eagles ended a beautiful season with a 3 point Super Bowl loss to the Chiefs in Glendale, Arizona.
It was clear that most of New England wanted Patrick Mahomes to lose. This was proven by the utter lack of Eagles paraphernalia to be found on the shelves at party shops throughout the city.
On my dinner table sat a Super Bowl LVII table cloth with matching plates because that’s all that was left at the store. On top of that sat an array of food including; five different kinds of wings, taco dip, chicken broccoli Alfredo, Jalapeño poppers, garlic knots, brownies and cupcakes. I included some vegan options as a sign of the times.Continue reading “Great disappointment over Chiefs win at Everett Super Sunday party”