Today, I brought my camera with me on my run.
Carrying the camera slowed me down. Stopping to take pictures slowed me more. For the first couple kilometres, I felt rather annoyed and wondered whether I would make up the time later. The camera started to seem like a dumb idea. I continued following a route I had already run a few times previously. Suddenly, I saw things from a different perspective:
It was a perfect summer day.
Sometimes, it's the imperfections that make things interesting.
Even when conditions are not ideal, success is possible.