I wonder if the world would be a nicer place if everyone exercised their biceps femoris muscles and experienced its euphoria. A sentence you never hear on the news is "He was a marathon runner and a serial killer."Who wants to be the first? Get going, people! (I'm looking at you.)
This week's Take It And Run Thursday theme at the Runners' Lounge is "Ode to Running Shoes." I shall now channel our favorite running poet and thrill you all with my own shoe haiku:
Big wide ugly feetMy good pal had this to say about my half marathon endeavor this weekend:
Run gazelle-like when with you,
So enjoy your "just because" 1/2 marathon. That's like saying "Yeah, I was going to really hurt myself anyway that day, so I thought I might as well do it in a public forum..."Yep, that pretty much sums it up.