A man prepares to bathe in the Cantabric Sea at the beach named La Concha, in San Sebastian, northern Spain, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. The air temperature was 9 degrees Celsius ( 48.2 Fahrenheit) and the water temperature 13 degrees Celsius (55.4 Fahrenheit). AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
This brave, stupid man. I’m reminded of a time when friends tried to convince me to run into the Ocean at sunrise, back when I lived in Aberdeen, in Scotland; even then, I knew it was a terrible, terrible idea.