Boston Globe

Wounded Marine runs 31 marathons in 31 days for charity

"Mild soreness, discomfort, and dull aches were ever-present Sunday morning. But so was Rob Jones’s steady pace and outlook on life: Survive. Recover. Live. “Here he comes,” one woman said. “He’s leading the pack.”

"No matter the situation, [Jones] always has a smile on his face,” said Eric Deavilla, who served with Jones and is a Malden firefighter. “On day four of running a marathon, and he’s smiling.”