Oh how sweet victory tastes when it is a century in the making.
The Chicago Cubs finally won the title last night in game 7 of the World Series against the Cleveland Indians in a dramatic game that went into extra innings.
And in so doing, they broke a 108-year championship drought. The once dominant baseball club fell into a decades and generations long slump after clinching the titles in both 1907 and 1908.
The century-old losing streak was often blamed, with various levels of superstition, on a fabled curse.