Hit the road, Jack!

Today’s run was an almost unmitigated disaster: lethargic, slow, grinding, and about as far from enjoyable as you can get.  Until forty-six minutes in, when I ran past a party and got a thirty second blast of Hit the road, Jack! 

My form improved, my pace picked up, the nay-saying voices in my head quietened down, and I even stopped fantasising about bus stops.

Temporarily at least.

I’ve rarely been so pleased to reach home.

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About abradypus

A Bradypus or Sloth am I, I live a life of ease, contented not to do or die but idle as I please; ... [Michael Flanders and Donald Swann]
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One Response to Hit the road, Jack!

  1. fortnightflo says:

    I share your pain…

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