I'm still basking in the glow of being a marathoner, but now that the dust has settled, when I think about that day, I think about the love and support I got from so many people.
My favorite display of support I received came on the tail end of a fundraising incentive I did for people who donated. For those who gave at least $25, I made a handmade purple bracelet, and asked them to wear it on June 2nd when I ran my race.
That day, via text, email, and Facebook, people sent me pictures of them wearing their bracelet that day.
Here's a sample of what came flooding in to me while I was in San Diego:
I'm a pretty lucky guy...