Still a Runner

A Blog by Mary Lou Harris

This is just too good not to reblog. Beware the race photo…

The T-Rex Runner

Y’all, the past two days have been two of the weirdest days of my life. As you probably saw, the picture below has been floating around the Facebook and the internet for the past few days.

Why is that weird? Well, I TOOK THAT PICTURE back in May at the Flying Pig Marathon (which turned into a half marathon for me). So imagine my shock when I see that familiar looking picture being shared by not one but several of my Facebook friends, who had gotten it from other people. My first thought was “What a coincidence! Someone else took a picture of that guy too!” And then I checked my files and nope…it was ME. Seriously, the amount of shock cannot be overstated. And then I found out it was shared on HappyPlace, and Stumbleupon, and by running groups all over Facebook! All of a sudden, a picture…

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3 Comments»

  Mind Margins/Run Nature wrote @

This is a great story. As someone who has had their photos “appropriated” by others who then try to claim them as their own, good for her for making sure she gets the credit she deserves. I love how the guy in the photo, when she calls him up and tells what happened, thinks it’s a joke and that his son put her up to it!

  marylouharris wrote @

Yes, I love her dogged persistence. And, suspecting his son of setting up a joke shows this man’s sense of humor runs in the family.

  chuckwells2008 wrote @

You go, girl.


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