Words I Had to Look Up :: Sisyphus

Words I Had to Look Up :: Sisyphus

Noun: a legendary king of Corinth condemned eternally to repeatedly roll a heavy rock up a hill in Hades only to have it roll down again as it nears the top.
From the Long Beach Post‘s article on local Olympic athletes, describing runner Bryson Nellum’s challenge returning to his sport after being shot in the leg.

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