Marathon Man

Marathon Day in Tokyo. I am in no shape to run, but I can watch the heroes.

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Some of the runners wear outfits that seem to contradict any intention to go the whole distance, …

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… others are more considerate with the weight of their gear.

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It is cold. Better be prepared, …

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… better have proof.

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I cannot tell which outfit …

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… will win the day …

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… or how a phone might help.

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The density on the track is lower in some neighborhoods …

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… than in others.

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There are drinks …

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… and finger food …

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… freshly prepared.

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Every bodily need is cared for in an orderly fashion.

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Spectators watch from the sidewalk, …

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… some cheer for their champion, …

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… some for the championship.

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Who will win? … My money is on him.

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