Collateral Damage

As the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings passes and runners, volunteers, spectators and the citizens of bostonfinishBoston look towards Monday’s race to bring at least some sense of healing and closure to the horrific events of April 15, 2013, I feel compelled to express my own thoughts regarding that day, and about a feeling among the running world that began a year ago and has grown in intensity as this year’s marathon has drawn close.

What I write may initially madden or even enrage some, but before you take to the keyboard to respond in anger, I ask that you read all the way through before beginning the process of flaming me up and down the Internet.

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