once-in-a-lifetime


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once-in-a-lifetime

adj attr chance etceinmalig
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"When I saw that trials were being held I just knew I had to sign myself up because it was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try my hand at something new," said Abdallah Abdul Hamid, an Emirati student fighting for one of the teams.
Really would have liked to see this once-in-a-lifetime game with the 1918 throwback jerseys being worn by the Red Sox and Cubs.