But when you live with someone, it’s not easy to be discreet about your jock habits. I’ll be thinking, “Hey, it’s not so bad,” while Nora is lighting incense in the next room.
Such challenges of cohabitation are real enough, but traveling is the ultimate way to see how well a relationship holds up under duress—especially when one of you is a runner.
Assortative mating with respect to body size can arise as a consequence of intrasexual competition.
In some species, size is correlated with fecundity in females.
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Assortative mating is a mating pattern and a form of sexual selection in which individuals with similar phenotypes mate with one another more frequently than would be expected under a random mating pattern.
In the “old country,” everyone over 18 is expected to be unflamboyant about their athletic pursuits.
There are tragedies in the world of much greater consequence than the fact that you missed your Sunday long run—like meeting your significant other at a trendy brunch spot dressed in split shorts and a singlet.Therefore, males choose to mate with larger females, with the larger males defeating the smaller males in courting them.Examples of species that display this type of assortative mating include the jumping spider Phidippus clarus and the leaf beetle Diaprepes abbreviatus.Lest anyone should accuse me of not knowing how to show a girl a good time: on a recent visit to California, we spent the better part of an hour driving around a desert town in search of a 400-meter track. To say this is a form of reparations is not strictly accurate, since I do actually want to learn—or, rather, I want to already be really good. I’m starting to think that maybe we should take up badminton.John Corpuz flip-flopped between computer science and creative writing courses in school.