I don’t often disagree with mice but we have a conflict over the NBA finals. I can’t help wanting the Spurs to win, but mice are rooting for Miami.
They have long been concerned about Florida, because it’s so vulnerable to the effects of climate change. And they’ve been even more passionately pro-Florida ever since Mousenet was nominated for the Sunshine State Young Reader’s Award, to be voted on next spring.
You don’t suppose. . . Couldn’t be, could it? Say it ain’t so. When at the very end of Game Six it almost looked as if some powerful force had made its way into the officials’ heads? Into the Spurs’ suddenly clumsy hands? Snatching defeat from the jaws of victory?
The Mouse Nation at work?