I’ve come across the title only in running events and races. The Finishers are those who complete the long distance courses such as the full 42K marathon. They get medals for it.
When Hubby, LC and I moved to our own place, I felt I became sort of a finisher too. Taga-ubos ng tira. Sayang eh! The last bit of fish in the serving plate, the last couple of spoonfuls of rice in the platter, the last little mound of viand … I wolf them down instead of keeping them teeny-weeny servings for the next meal or throwing them in the garbage.
My sister-in-law told me that’s how she and Kuya started gaining weight. (OH NO!!!) Continue reading