To be a great athlete, you need to pick your parents wisely. To survive as a writer, you should dolikewise with your family. My brothers, sisters, nieces, and nephews have all been tremendouslysupportive and forgiving of missed birthdays and obligations. Most of all, I鈥檓 indebted to my wife,Mika, and my glorious daughters, Sophie and Maya, for the joy that I hope is evident in thesepages. From high on the hill, I could see the twinkle of the red and green lights strung above the road toUrique. The sun had set, leaving me running through that silvery-gray dusk of the deep canyons, amoonlike glow that lingers, unchanging, until you feel everything is frozen in time except you. The vigour necessary to prosecute two professions at the same time is not given to every one, and it was only lately that I had found the vigour necessary for one. There must be early hours, and I had not as yet learned to love early hours. I was still, indeed, a young man; but hardly young enough to trust myself to find the power to alter the habits of my life. And I had heard of the difficulties of publishing 鈥?a subject of which I shall have to say much should I ever bring this memoir to a close. I had dealt already with publishers on my mother鈥檚 behalf, and knew that many a tyro who could fill a manuscript lacked the power to put his matter before the public 鈥?and I knew, too, that when the matter was printed, how little had then been done towards the winning of the battle! I had already learned that many a book 鈥?many a good book 鈥? Compared with NFL-revering American guys, Tarahumara men are Lilith Fair fans. But that would all come later. For now, Caballo was content to just sit alone under a tree, smilingand sipping a beer, watching his dream play out before his eyes. 天天摸日日碰人人看,人人摸人人草人人湿,天天爱天天看人人视频 鈥淵ou don鈥檛 have shoes?鈥?Caballo said. 鈥淵ou鈥檙e going into the Barrancas in flip-flops?鈥?