On December 23, 2010, armed with two one-month promo coupons about to expire, I took Liz to a fancy gym called Fitness First. We were kind of shy initially, what with our unattractive bodies and guts. But since I didn’t want to waste the cash I spent for the coupons, we hit the machines as we figured them out one by one. Within a few weeks, we were hooked – Liz especially enjoyed the various group dances. There’s also free overflowing brewed coffee, a sandwich bar, a steam room and a sauna. There’s also a room where you can watch a movie on a big screen while working the cardio machines. It’s a totally different world than what we’re used to.
On Februray 1, 2011, we formally joined the gym and we eagerly welcomed the new lifestyle. Since then, we noticed a few changes – our eating habits have improved and our clothes have become loose.
(…. to be continued…)