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Khoury's Weekly 4.13 Mile Run

E. Somerville, MA, February 15, 2001

"Care for a massage?" he asked innocently. Exhausted, I gingerly lowered myself onto the table. "Yes," I replied. He proceeded to knead the muscles of my back until the knots faded away. He stretched my hamstrings gently, carefully, like someone who'd done this kind of thing before. As the crowd began to grow, he took my hair in his hands and pulled slowly, just enough to make it exhilirating. "You're done," he announced, but I stayed on the table a few minutes more, just relaxing and enjoying the peaceful feeling. ...

... which was ruined minutes later by a dog: "No, Duffy, no!"

OK, well, it wasn't ruined. Duffy's a good dog. Thanks very much to Glenn O'Connor of CSU and his colleague Phoebe, both students at the Massage Therapy Institute, for bringing their massage tables to Khoury's and providing the runners with pre- and post-run massages.


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