There are a lot of metaphors for the thing we're living called life. It's a highway. It's a roller coaster. It's like a box of chocolates (okay, technically a simile). It's a marathon.
Unlike the frantic burst of a sprint, life is about the long haul. So, life is a marathon, right?
Well, this video for Recruit, a Japanese human resources firm, disagrees. And through the inspiring, adrenaline-pumping narrative that blasts apart the metaphor of a marathon, it's hard not to take their side.