I'm sure you all know
When I was in my early 20's,
I did what the wimpiest of girly-girls did...I went to the doctor.
Apparently shin splints ARE real. Huh. And I guess if you keep running on these shin splints they can turn into stress fractures...say what??!! Double-huh. My prescription? NO RUNNING. SAY WHAT??!! That and some very powerful medications that helped to ease the pain so I could at least walk. A firm scolding from my doctor in the form of, "Are you crazy? Why didn't you just stop running when you were in pain?". Do you not know me at all??
So while I was waiting for my stupid legs to heal (this was pre-kids), I did a lot of *crickets chirping* and I ...
To tell you the truth, I don't know what I did...I think I have blocked this from my memory...
But I do remember what I did the first time I could run again.
WOOHOO!!! I CAN RUN!!! I AM RUNNING WITH NO PAIN!!! THANK YOU, LORD!!! THANK YOU FOR HEALING ME!!! I did this while running down the streets. I got a couple of odd looks, but I did NOT care, because I was running... I felt like Forrest Gump after he broke out of his leg braces...
And just like Forrest, I kept running.
*See the about me in my profile...yes I am a running dork. And yes, this is a true story.
It's a fill-in-the-blank-for-your-own-prompt Prompt:
The first time I ________-ed after _________-ing.