O’Grady – Beth

I was there. I should write something. – Beth O’Grady (April 15, 2013)

Posted on Apr 15, 2013 in 2013, F 50 - 54, Massachusetts, O'Grady - Beth

I was there. I should write something. – Beth O’Grady (April 15, 2013)

I was there. I should write something. I was there at the start when the air was alive with energy and anticipation. I was there when runners who prepared for months nervously counted down to the start of the race. I was there when it was a perfect day for running 26.2 miles, fueled by the energy of the volunteers and spectators lining the route. I was there when it was uplifting and exhilarating. I was there when it was a fantastic day to run the 117th Boston Marathon. I was there when the bombs went off, a few minutes after I crossed the finish line, just a few dozen yards away. I was...

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