I have never said that before in my entire life.
Last night my first-ever pair of track shoes arrived. Today I tried them on the EKU track to see how it felt to sprint in them. Wow! I felt positively propelled.
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I cannot believe that, if I qualify at the Kentucky Senior Games a week from tomorrow (Sunday, Sept 16), I will be eligible to compete at the National Senior Games next June.
Look, I was such a nerd in high school. I HATED gym class. I felt stupid and uncoordinated playing sports. I never felt that way in the classroom, where I shone.
I always liked to walk long distances and to run and jump, but I never thought that was anything special. It's just what kids do when they play outdoors.
But eight days from now, I'll put my practices and training to the test.
I keep waiting to wake up. Surely this is not me.