By Johnny Cash
He is "The guy in Black." kingdom track legend. The "quintessential American troubadour." An icon of rugged individualism, who's been to hell and again, and tells the story as by no means ahead of. during this unforgettable autobiography, Johnny funds talks directly concerning the highs and lows, the struggles and hard-won triumphs, and the folks who've formed him.
In his personal phrases, funds units the checklist straight--and dispels a number of myths--as he appears to be like unsparingly at his outstanding lifestyles: from his turbulent earlier to the thrill of the current to his plans down the line. the following, too, are the buddies of a life-time, together with Willie Nelson, Roy Orbison, Bob Dylan, and Dr. Billy Graham. As strong and remarkable as certainly one of his vintage songs, funds is full of the candor, wit, and knowledge of a guy who has really "walked the line."
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Heat. Agony. Dehydration. Hornets. These were the thoughts that plagued me during the run. I was too hot and miserable to enjoy the run physically, and I was too worried about the hornets to enjoy the run emotionally. But that’s how it goes with runners: through pain, we find serenity. 40 The greater the agony, the greater our eventual absolution. And in this case, my absolution came in the form of a vending machine and an electrical storm. The vending machine sprung out of the side of a hill where the forest gave way to city.
To lie down. Fin a recliner s ally ... o comforta YOU’LL DIE FINANCING 52 OPTIONS A ble, IN IT! VAILABLE! And the buzzing roar of the world is nothing compared to the noise inside my head. I’m an introspective person, and sometimes I think too much, about my job and about my life. I feed an army of pointless, bantering demons. Hey, remember that time you did that thing you were ashamed of? No? Allow me to remind you for no reason! of it. I’m going to recite this list of items that you have absolutely no control over, but you should worry about anyway.
Instead, this is what I got: HELLO LADIES! I DON’T SUPPOSE YOU HAVE ANY SNACKS, DO YOU?! SE? A BAR ELS? A E L PL ANO RETZ P R A G SOME T S JU HAPS PER OR MY LEGS ARE SO HUNGRY... FFFFFEEE ED THEMM .... MM!!! EEEEEE! EEE EEE E E E E EE Running is not about vanity. If I wanted to look good I’d get a gym membership and stand in front of a mirror doing bicep curls. I’d go tanning and drink protein shakes and participate in all the other synchronized stupidity that has come to embody bad gym culture.