Long-established as the world's largest one-day fundraiser for cancer research, the International Terry Fox Run saw close to 8,000 participants eager for the fun run around
Mamzar Park in Dubai on Friday morning.
Mrs Swale Pope, a 62-year-old grandmother, revealed the royal interest as she publicised the work called Rosie Swale Pope: Just a Little Run Around
Organiser Kay Boyle, 29, of Hemlington, said: "He said if we raised pounds 50 he'd run around
the lake in a dress, then he said if we raised pounds 100 he'd run around
it in a thong.
One night, while I was still a server, I dealt with a rather crass customer who made me run around
for him and then not tip me.
"A lot of people run around
with the idea that what you don't know won't hurt you," he said.
Children run around
while their parents sit on blankets.
You'll either imagine it getting bigger or picture yourself shrinking to run around
inside it, ready to play some part in a drama about creative block.
Q: It sounds as if you're about to go off on an "end run around
democracy" tear again.
They would be allowed to run around
passing the ball to one another, but without taking any extra steps.
Elegantly detailed glass cases for the display of ceramics, painting and sculpture run around
the perimeter of the gallery.
Their muscles would begin to twitch, and after several minutes they would run around
or jump for 15 to 20 seconds.
The ending, with the women in a repetitive fast run around
the bed, suggests the making of a magic circle to ward off the Angel of Death.