The journey to the 2009 parade floats begins here, begins now.
And that's OK with the riders of the 2008 parade floats.
They know you can't freeze time. They know you can't stop the earth from spinning. They know the party must end and the new journey must begin.
"After the celebration, after the parade, I was like, 'All right, that's done. That's over,'" said Jimmy Rollins, shortstop/oracle for that Phillies team that won it all last October. "There's no looking back now. That's ...