My name is David, and I revel in sincerity. I'm a reforming prescriptivist whose humor nestles between the straight line and subsuming wit.

 

did-you-kno:

Fauja Singh started running when he was 89 to cure his depression after his son was killed in front of him. Just before turning 102, he ran the Hong Kong Marathon in 1:32:28 as the world’s oldest marathon runner. Source

So, he would have done the marathon faster than everyone ever, then. I think he ran a 10K for that time.

did-you-kno:

Fauja Singh started running when he was 89 to cure his depression after his son was killed in front of him. Just before turning 102, he ran the Hong Kong Marathon in 1:32:28 as the world’s oldest marathon runner. Source

So, he would have done the marathon faster than everyone ever, then. I think he ran a 10K for that time.

Coming home from Philly and the #ziegwitt wedding. Trevi and home on the horizon.

Coming home from Philly and the #ziegwitt wedding. Trevi and home on the horizon.

Trevi and Daxton dogging it up at Confederate Park.

Trevi and Daxton dogging it up at Confederate Park.

Definitely looking like a three-dog night.

Definitely looking like a three-dog night.

Trevi’s come a long way since she arrived to us 4 months ago. Here’s Trevi at 6 months old and 2 months old.

Caps on the Water. Just enjoying the outside world. #nograding

Caps on the Water. Just enjoying the outside world. #nograding

Big sale up at City Cycle, tent outback. Come buy stuff. Deeply marked off merchandise.

Big sale up at City Cycle, tent outback. Come buy stuff. Deeply marked off merchandise.

Grading papers is really taking its toll on Trevi. I hope she can handle 67 more.

Grading papers is really taking its toll on Trevi. I hope she can handle 67 more.

Day at the beach cures what ails you.

Day at the beach cures what ails you.

While I was supposed to be cutting the grass and clearing some vines, I stumbled upon these too-huge bugs. Had to take some photos.

Waiting for jury duty to get real.

Waiting for jury duty to get real.

Campus doing that beautiful thing it does.

Campus doing that beautiful thing it does.

#tbt @johnarvn and little Chris taking off from #SundaySixer

#tbt @johnarvn and little Chris taking off from #SundaySixer