At the end of October, a senior at Chicago's Bogan High School passed away following an injury during a football game At least 10 other high school football players have died this year, either from head or neck injuries or heat-related illnesses.
It is sometimes necessary to go back to high school. The older one grows, the more those four years can act as a comfort. Faded are the angst and insecurities. Brighter every year is the first kiss, the lively prom, the innocence.