Losing…it's an inside job.
No one can prepare you for it. It's your own responsibility. How you deal with it, process it, and carry on. You will carry on. The question isn't when. It's how.
To the Mets and their most loyal fans, may I suggest a bit of child pose this week? And then, next week, zip back into working on that free-flying hand stand.
The next season has already begun.