The gentleman to the left, Father Time, usually shows up this time of year.
One can usually find him in cartoons, editorials and even some greeting cards.
Well, I'm accustomed to this and it truly doesn't remind me of much other than the coming new-year (which is wonderful), but then I stumbled upon the following picture along with the caption:
Older Players Handing it to Some Whippersnappers
Many of you may remember being a freshman or sophomore on a high school or college team. You may have been in equal shape or possessed the same speed and agility as the seniors, but they probably had something you didn't - more experience, perhaps greater wisdom on the field or court of battle.