Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Well, I did it.
That’s the best I can say for yesterday’s King’s Tour of the Quabbin, which I’m not ashamed to say was far and away the most difficult athletic endeavor I’ve ever undertaken. It was outrageously hard. The miles I could do. The hills, on the other hand… Anyway. I’ll try to keep this short, since blow-by-blow accounts of things you didn’t experience tend to be pretty boring.