24 Apr '17, 4pm

Endless Pain, Five Seizures, and 26.2 Miles of Never Giving Up

Endless Pain, Five Seizures, and 26.2 Miles of Never Giving Up

Not that he’d say much if he didn’t. The only way to find out if he’s sick, his sister said, is to ask him point blank: “Are you sick?” He’s stubborn that way. He didn’t complain about the initial diagnosis in June 2015, though of course he was scared. And he won’t complain about the five distinct seizures he’ll suffer through during the next 3 hours, 51 minutes and 46 seconds, though of course they’ll take their toll. He doesn’t think of his cancer when the starter gun cracks. Sexton , the vice president of special operations at Bellhops, the son of a Presbyterian preacher, is thinking about today, about now, trying his best to embody Matthew 6:34, the quote he engraved inside the ring he gifted his wife Elizabeth six months after his diagnosis: Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. He didn’t b...

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