photo credit: Tom Simpson <a href=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/11279883@N00/35913805001″>Button from Muhammad Ali’s Feb. 20, 1976 fight against Jean-Pierre Coopman in Puerto Rico</a> via <a href=”http://photopin.com”>photopin</a> <a href=”https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/”>(license)</a>
Whatever Laila wants, Laila gets; or so it seemed.
She was unstoppable in the boxing ring.
Fighting was in her blood.
Laila Ali is a beautiful daughter of Cassius Clay, Jr.
I’m a child of the King.
Don’t look for me in a boxing ring; yet, I do try to keep in shape.
“Everyone who competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They then do it to receive a perishable wreath, but we an imperishable. Therefore I run in such a way, as not without aim; I box in such a way, as not beating the air; but I discipline my body and make it my slave, so that, after I have preached to others, I myself will not be disqualified (1 Corinthians 9:25-27 NASB).”
This may be the final round. God gives the victory!