Here’s to you, morning Charlotte runners. You denizens of the predawn workout. You who watch the Queen City awaken from its slumber to the beat of your own footsteps. Your dedication is inspiring and humbling.
Yes, we love you. But we don’t always understand you. What motivates you to lace up in the wee predawn hours? What is the siren song that lures you from a warm bed to pound out so many chilly morning miles? And why can’t you just run around a brewery in the afternoon like normal people?