1. This is in reference to David's sling in Biblical times. That's when a young boy by the name of David killed the Philistines with five stones shot from his sling. The Philistines where armed to their teeth but the boy managed to kill them all with just a sling and stones.Originally Posted by Bolo
In other words the game was a huge upset. No one expected the end result of that particular match ( whatever it is).
2.Need a little more background here. Line up can really refer to many things. Can you send us more info on that?
3.forsake = forget about, abandon, give up
Again, I have very little to work with but:
customary means that the person visists the court quite frequently.
courtside perch = place in court where the person would be found sitting. Perhaps the person is back to court after being charged with something time and again??