1- pre-5K smiles!
2-pumpkins! They're going for the record of over 32,000 lit jack-o'-lanterns tonight.
3- the pumpkins have been lobotomized
4- post-5K smiles!A 5K in 33:29.
If you do this race, and are used to drinking water before 2 miles are run, bring your own.
I didn't and I was not happy about it. I didn't even know if there would be water.
It was really fun besides that-- as part of the Highwood pumpkin festival, there were many festivities.
[Originally published on my tumblr, October 20, 2012]