Michelangelo is said to have said, "I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free."
I was powerwalking on the treadmill and listening to a leadership video when I heard these words Friday afternoon. I had to smile at my much too plebian application, as I rewrote the quote for my own purposes:
"I see a sexy, vibrant, woman of maturity and wisdom in the sweaty mass on this treadmill, and I will push until I set her free."
Sunday I ran several miles for the first time in months. Chip, chip, chipping away . . .