Gestalt: a structure, configuration, or pattern of physical, biological, or psychological phenomena so integrated as to constitute a functional unit with properties not derivable by summation of its parts.
After cogitating about the event for a few days (ain’t hindsight wonderful?) I’ve begun to acknowledge a primary fact. We were present for a miracle!
Miracle: an extremely outstanding or unusual event, thing, or accomplishment.
There it is folks; providence and luck contained what could just as easily be catastrophic.
The late comers and Monday Morning Quarterbacks are, mostly, singing our praises, but those behind the scenes know we were sometimes hanging on by our fingernails.
The above is offered as a reality hammer, not otherwise negative. We did a job, and did it well, but the next iteration (in whatever form it comes) may not be so lucky?