:: A Matter of Perspectives ::
Let's say you are running a race.
If someone takes over you,
Will you put in the extra effort to keep up
Or even overtake him.
Will you just ignore him and
Continue at a steady pace?
Due to the irregular working hours of late
I decided that it was more convenient for me to
Visit the gym at Bedok Clubfit rather than the usual Planet.
At the gym, I immediately noticed the difference.
The kind of gymmers there were different from those of Planet's.
They were younger, as well as older.
They were less sociable; more focused on gymming.
I saw a teenage gymmer being coached by an elder.
And he was BIG for his age.
There was another teenage dude who was benchpressing
Like 80kg excluding the bar!
I stared, agape, for a while.
I could only lift 60kg, at my max.
It was a rude awakening for me.
(Or at least I chose to see it this way.)
Years of gymming has made me complacent
To the point that I may be stagnating and not know it.
There's work to be done. Need to push myself again.
But sometimes, seriously
It's hard to draw the line between