"I was standing in the goal at soccer practice taking shots from some of the starting players, mostly eighth graders." (Bloor 61) "Gino came running over and yelled, 'Hey Mars! Is your name Paul Fisher? Coach wants to see you." (Bloor 61)
"The coach was going to tell me how impressed he has been by my play in goal." (Bloor 62) "I'm sorry to tell you this, Paul, but you're not eligible for the program," (Bloor 62) ,"you can't play soccer for Lake Windsor Middle School."
"I knelt down on that sideline, took off my sports goggles, and started to cry. I didn't say another word. I just put my head down and cried and sobbed." (Bloor 63)