28 Apr '15, 6am

Bethany Takes on Boston: I Hate Goodbyes

We run to hug each other. We jump up and down in a full circle, hugging and laughing and screaming. She holds my hand and leads me across the street to Colleen, Danielle, and Jen on the other side. She points to where they stand, and I do a jig in the middle of the Boston Marathon course because these girls bring out my happy. I hug each one as they scream and laugh and cry and tell me I am loved. Kristin stands alone and captures a picture of our moment–my arms open wide to my friends jumping up and down in excitement. My tears don’t fall then. They fall later when I think about my friends coming all this way to support me. They fall when I picture Kristin, by herself on one side of the street. Beautiful, brave Kristin, who’ll pack up her shine and move it to the other side of the country in two short months. And how the rest of us will scream and laugh and cry and tell h...

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