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Boston Marathon

In the attached file you will find my story. I went to Northeastern University, and as such lived in Boston for 6 years. Marathon Monday became one of my favorite days of the year -- I never missed it! This past year I finally had the opportunity to run the Marathon, and was unable to finish due to the attacks. Boston took me under their wing and…

Before it all happened, it was a beautiful day.

I took this image at 2:19pm April 15th 2013, 30 minutes before the 1st bomb exploded just behind me at the Marathon Sports store.

I was standing much closer to the explosion's site earlier, but a craving for some ice cream on that beautiful day (that's how it started out) made me go inside Sugar Heaven. I think that saved me from more serious…

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Mid pack runners

Middle of the pack runners. So many streaming by I got dizzy.

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First men runners pass by

First group of men pass us by

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Elite Woman Runner

Marathon Runner taken in Ashland at the corner of Frankland Road on 4/15/13, at 9:46am.

"Boston Strong" body art

Runner with "Boston Strong" written on arms.

Internet meme from a collection of Boston Marathon memes gathered by Elena Agapie. At the time of the 2013 Boston Marathon, Elena was a research assistant at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard. Elena's collection was part of a larger project on "Topical Meme Sharing," which she has…

Digital Image: "Boston Strong" finish line runner

Internet meme from a collection of Boston Marathon memes gathered by Elena Agapie. At the time of the 2013 Boston Marathon, Elena was a research assistant at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard. Elena's collection was part of a larger project on "Topical Meme Sharing," which she has described in greater detail on her own web…