Serena Williams falls at US Open in match that was epic tribute

here is almost never a moment when Arthur Ashe Stadium is completely silen

There are too many people scurrying to seats, having hushed 

When tennis players come into this oversize

they know it is not supposed to be either quiet or comfortable

And yet, as Serena Williams stepped

here was no discernible sound at all

Her athletic abilities may be diminished by all