Running Like a Girl
1 Not Born to Run
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
—Robert F. Kennedy
I don’t remember making the decision that I couldn’t run; it was simply one of those things that made me me, like my love of cheese or my distaste for men in turtlenecks.
My certainty that I couldn’t run was absolute, my envy profound of those who could, and my admiration for my flatmate boundless. She would appear at the front door, glowing from one of her...