The slow runner31

During the Westchester Half-Marathon I walked eight or nine times. Shame! Sometimes when I was running, people who were walking were going faster than I was. Since they were walking faster than my running speed, I said, “The best thing is to walk.”

Then Cahit Yeter came back after he had finished and ran the last mile and a half of the race with me.

RB 321. 28 June 1981

From:Sri Chinmoy,Run and become, become and run, part 6, Agni Press, 1981
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