he lifts a foot picks at a callus on the pad of his big toe the consequence of running 10 miles a day. workboots in the morning sneakers later thumping over single-track trails in the park teaberries and hemlock needles and cliffs cold beer, tired eyes repeat. Endless cycles restless psyche. 24 years and an empty bank account it's the off season in a tourist town and all the windows are boarded.
let's take a walk to the dock and dip our toes in the sea enjoy those steely gray eyes.