M has a friend Josh who doesn’t do anything on a small scale. The two of them have been friends since childhood. Josh was a groomsman in our wedding, and M is going to be one is his. It didn’t come as a surprise to me that his Bachelor party would be something over the top. FIFTEEN of his friends will be flying out from NY with him. That’s just the kind of guy he is, people seem to flock to him.
A WEEK of snowboarding (and partying) in Lake Tahoe, emphasis on the snowboarding. Right up until he left, M kept asking me if it was ok to be going. I’m not too concerned about the bachelor party antics because:
A) It’s laidback Tahoe, NOT Vegas
B) M is all about the snowboarding and doesn’t get the opportunity very often
C) I trust M, and he’s got a good head on his shoulders
He didn’t have to pay for a plane ticket, and a hotel room split a few ways isn’t expensive. He left a couple days early to do some backcountry snowboarding with another pilot friend of his, then he’s meeting up with the rest of the group when they fly in on Saturday. He’s only staying for a few days, not the whole week.
Not only am I okay with him going, I highly encouraged it. M doesn't get out much with his friends. Plus, he owes me one now.
Since he bid around having off for the bachelor party, it means I won't get to run the half marathon this weekend I was so hoping to do. I'm pretty bummed and he knows it. I searched active.com, but couldn't find anything that will work next month either. Looks like my next race will definitely be the Georgia ING Half-Marathon. I officially registered for today. Something definite to focus on.
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