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Runners featured in the NYTimes' "Modern Love" column (Read 141 times)

      I agree. Don't read without tissues. That is really sweet.

        Yes, I need the tissues, but also smiling at the same time.

        Formerly known as coolrunning on the RW forums

        happylily


          If I ever find myself alone, I want me a Sam. This lady was lucky. And yes, I sort of teared up...

          PRs: Boston Marathon, 3:27, April 15th 2013

                  Cornwall Half-Marathon, 1:35, April 27th 2013

          3 years, 13 marathons, 13 BQs     

          bounce76


            That was so sweet, thanks for posting! Agreed on the need for tissues...

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            Honeybadgerruns.com

              That is so sweet.

              Lynne's Kids 5K 11/22/12 - 25:22

              Jerusalem Marathon 03/01/13 - 4:53:34

              Cambridge CityRun 5-Miler 04/07/13 - 42:21 (8:36.9 improvement over 2012)

              Boston's Run to Remember Half-Marathon 05/26/13 - 2:10:48

              Newton 10K 06/02/13 - 57:01.9 (9:12.1 improvement over 2012)

              B.A.A. 10K 06/23/13 - 1:03:24

              Lynch/Van Otterloo YMCA Firecracker 4 07/04/13 - 45:24

              Weston 5-Miler 07/18/13 - 52:16.6

              Mass Ave Mile 07/21/13 - 8:07

              B.A.A. Half-Marathon 10/13/13 - 2:13:54

              Bill's Pizzeria 5K 10/27/13 - 27:53

              Fattman Chilly Cup Half-Marathon 11/10/13 - 2:28:39

               

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              Marine Corps Marathon 10/26/2014

              Little Blue


              Grand Master for a day

                End of life stories never fail to make me cry.  Thanks for posting.


                Just Keep "Tri" ing

                  That was a beautiful touching story.

                   

                  Hubby and I plan on being the 80 yr old couple coming in last at races holding hands.Smile

                  Or maybe we won't be last!LOL

                  8  Marathons   26 Half Marathons  9 Duathlons  6 Triathlons

                  Marathons in Canada/USA/Bermuda/Ireland  Next country - Austria Sept 2014

                  Marathon 4:10:48 Half Marathon 1:57:44 10K 55:44 8k 42:27 5k 25:27

                   

                  Tar Heel Mom


                  Unleavened Dead

                    I love stories about running and I love stories about love, but no, it didn't make me cry. Maybe cause I anticipated the sad ending. OP! Your warning ruined it for me!!

                    "Set out runnin' but I take my time."

                    MrNamtor


                    DON'T TREAD ON ME

                      wow, i'm crying now. Probably just something flew in my eye.

                        I love stories about running and I love stories about love, but no, it didn't make me cry. Maybe cause I anticipated the sad ending. OP! Your warning ruined it for me!!

                         

                        Oops, sorry.


                        Ultra Cowboy

                          hold on...I got a little somethin' in my throat...dang must be dusty...

                           

                          Now that is a love story...

                           

                           

                          (Don't tell anyone I said that)

                           

                          This is the author.  I'm going to keep an eye out for her now...

                          Looking for a reason to run...