Dakota’s Race Report for today.
Let me just say, right off the bat, today was the difference between night and day! It was AMAZING, just amazing.
I went to bed even earlier last night, 9:30 in fact. I was so exhausted, and so afraid that I wouldn’t be able to breathe again today. When I got up this morning, my head was spinning a bit. “What if I can’t breathe, again?” “What if I can’t do this?” “What if my feet can’t take it?” “What if I let myself down?” “What if… what if… what if.” Still, I went through the motions of getting ready, checking every now and then to see if I was able to get a deep breath.
Linda came and picked me up, and we set out for the race. I hadn’t smoked yet, and I was jonesing for some nicotine something fierce… but I was determined to stick with the…
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