The Softer Side of Ultrarunning
(anything beyond 26 miles)
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Today here in south-central PA is a rather unpleasant day: certainly, it is pretty enough with its bright blue skies and a beautiful mantle of snow covering everything. It's unpleasant in that the wind is howling at 20+ MPH and the actual air temp is in the teens, yielding a wind chill of, I don't know, perhaps zero?
At any rate, my mind goes back a couple months to a much milder day in Rome, where we saw this seagull perched on one of the ramparts of the Vatican: