The power of determination
I was just blown away. That queen kept eating more and more material, but somehow I kept fighting, and found the right moves to turn the game completely around! Ah, the joys of sub-1200 chess.
This was after a quick miniature. I usually have good results against her when I break out the Spanish, and this game was no exception. I invite everyone to play along instead of click through: 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. d3 Nd4 6. Nxe5 b5 7. Bb3 Nxb3 8. axb3 Bb7 9. O-O d5 10. Qf3 dxe4 11. dxe4 Nxe4 12. Qxf7#