There are many times when Mark is right and as much as I would love to be sarcastic and enter a monologue on how it’s one of his annoying traits, the truth is his accuracy and intuition often spurs me out of my whining state and into a better place – one that’s filled with possibility and a positive outlook.
“I’m never going to be able to run a sub-2 hour half marathon,” I have been known to say at various points in my training.
“Well, of course you won’t with that attitude,” Mark replies. I start to formulate my rebuttal but catch myself. I can offer a million different versions of