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Together we can stand up for one another and spread love, not hate.”(9)
The sport of “marathon” actually started with bad fortune. The name Marathon comes from the legend of Pheidippides, a Greek messenger. The legend states that he was sent from the battlefield of Marathon to Athens to announce that the Persians had been defeated in the Battle of Marathon (in which he had just fought), which took place in August or September, 490 B.C. It is said that he ran the entire distance without stopping and burst into the assembly, exclaiming "νενικηκαμεν’ (nenikekamen)", ("We wοn"), before collapsing and dying.(10)
And last, but not least, the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) has issued a Response to Bombings in Boston, as the Center for Lifelong Learning at the 90th Annual Session will be held in Boston in June.(11) The ADHA will be communicating with the City of Boston, the Convention and Visitors Bureau and each hotel to share safety instructions and procedures as they become available.
“Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive.” --Matt Cameron
Stay safe. Namaste.
7. hashtag #BostonHelp