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HE WAS, UNQUESTIONABLY, at the top of his game. The then-27-year-old had just run one of his fastest races ever: 3:36 in the 1500 meters at the Oslo Diamond League Meet in Norway, beating out 18-year-old phenom Jakob Ingebrigtsen. Which is why, for A
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After college, I’d moved to Boston, ostensibly for a job but really for my boyfriend, who loved me but also worked 80-hour weeks. I spent the summer finding an apartment and working at a publishing company. It was a true nine-to-five that left my eve