After 19 miles by foot

And I’ve reached that point in marathon training where each week requires a multi-hour adventure and more than 36 hours of vast quantities of food consumption.    

Sneakers, sort-of pink, sort-of torn and on their final journey

Saying goodbye is always difficult. To your parents when it’s time to go back to school (although the excitement may eclipse that), to your coworkers when you get a new job (there has to be one you’ll be sad not to see), to your roommate who loved to “share” clothes, food, beds… Well, okay. But saying…