A Hitch in Jim’s Step

Jim Rhodes was taking a shower. It was a Saturday in June 2014. The 49-year-old was at home, unwinding from a long week at work maintaining the physical facilities of Miami University’s Bell Tower Place. He was just washing up. It was just a normal shower. Until he looked down. Jim’s calves were so large that his older sister, Sue, called them “steaks.” He woke up early each day to exercise, wanting to maintain that athletic physique and pump his body with endorphins so he’d begin his work day on a positive note. Looking down on that Saturday morning,...

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