Mariani mania at mall:
Fans' overwhelming support, Marc's gracious response
When Marc Mariani stepped out in front of the crowd assembled to see him at the Holiday Village Mall on Sunday, he told them, beneath the large inflatable version of himself, how much their presence meant to him.
"I was just talking about all the places I've gone on this adventure," Mariani said. "But nothing is quite like coming home and seeing this support. It's overwhelming."
If Mariani thought he was overwhelmed at 1 p.m., he must have been after meeting the last of the fans who came to see him nearly 12 hours...