Let's take a break from Manny's story to address concerns regarding this bike ride coming up. The concerns are mostly mine. In fact, it will be a sports comeback beyond measure if I make it to lunch at the 25 mile mark.
There's no question: Juancho is up against it worse than ever before. Never have I been so unprepared, so unfocused on the goal, so uninterested in an event- and yet- I will stubbornly attend, and who knows what might happen.