It all started on the mundane streets of Arlington Heights. The Boston skyline is visible in the distance.
I took Mass. Avenue all the way from Arlington to Boston.
Arlington Center after a couple miles.
One of 117 DD I ran past...
Porter Square in Cambridge after about 5.5 miles.
Harvard Law after about 6.5 miles.
I was excited to see a pro-union rat, until I realized the whole protest was anti-immigrant.
Zeta Psi fraternity at MIT. I spent a night there back in 1993.
Charles River, which I ran alongside for a bit
Hancock tower in Back Bay
The view across the river to downtown
Another view of the Hancock tower
The bridge I ran across into Boston
I raced the Red Line
I ran down Charles Street, John Kerry's hood
My favorite bar
Then onto Boston Common
Other dudes running
The house that Romney built. Not really.
Heading toward Downtown Crossing
Lunch at the Prudential Center off Boylston
Commonwealth Avenue and the famous Citgo sign that is visible from inside Fenway.
Me outside Fenway
Running back across the Charles
MIT on the other side in Cambridge
Cookie - then another 8 miles or so back to Arlington.