If I did touch the wall first, I’m gonna push forward and explore my options for a protest of the race. But don’t make me feel like a victim. This is the greatest moment of my life, and you’re telling me that I should feel bad when I just achieved something I’d dreamt about since I was a little kid.
I Beat Michael Phelps by a Fingertip but Only Got a Silver Medal
As Told to MEL
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Wondering what to do after leaving swimming? If there are more rational, organized and powerful thoughts like this in your head, you should become a motivational speaker. The ability to voice this thought show great strength of character.

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