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From Boston to OKC, a race finished

Two weeks after the Boston Marathon bombings, Oklahoma City remembers, too

Updated: April 29, 2013, 11:29 AM ET
By Elizabeth Merrill | ESPN.com

OKLAHOMA CITY -- The woman standing in front of the congregation is 5-foot-1 and shoeless. Her Asics are sitting at the altar to be blessed; her mind is all over the place. What if I fail? Diane Sherer has been asking herself this for days. Fifty-year-olds with bum feet should not run 52 miles in two weeks. When she reached the 25th mile at the Boston Marathon two weeks ago, Sherer was so tired and wracked with pain that she was delusional. She couldn't remember her husband's phone number, even ...

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