... He is going out in the morning to run in a foot race in the cold, windy, wet weather. Then he'll get a cup of soup. Instead he could be on fly-patrol and sit by a warm fire - like moi. TURN ON THE FIRE, SOMEONE! - Kitty Boy - The Smart.
"Oh KB. But it is for bragging rights. My buddies will be there. It's only 3.1 miles - the annual Smelt Run in LaConner, WA. Besides, the local running magazine has a column called Best Times. They show the top five in each age group. This is the first run of the year that counts so if I finish in the top five of my age group (I will, there won't be that many old guys) maybe I'll get my name in the magazine next month - before all the rest of the big races with fast guys start showing up!" - RG the Tough.