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Summer 2012 Olympics: Mens Swimming

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Summer 2012 Olympics: Mens Swimming

His body is primed , muscles pushing at the skin, being magnetically drawn to the water. Focus so heavy the air sags as the clock winds down.
And then the push-off.
Like a fish, flying through the water. Gliding and slicing.
A twist, a turn, a flip. A head bobs above the water.
Breathe in deep. Deep. Deeper. 
A win. A glow of satisfaction.

Dedicated to Ryan Lochte.

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  1. Date: 8/7/2012 5:51:00 AM
    Nice write and he must love the dedication, Thanks for your lovely comment xx

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    Date: 8/7/2012 5:58:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    He is a beautiful creature when hes at work lol... Have a wonderful day!