Well, in the race that this verse is talking about, it is much more complicated than a simple race or even a lap with hurdles. In life, not only are there hurdles, but there are potholes, trap doors, and ankle weights on you.
"Sticks and Stones may break your bones, but your Words will never hurt me!" What a load of bologna. Words hurt!
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