Sunday, June 14, 2009

This one hit home

Yesterday my coach gave me a book to read "Gold in the Water" by P.H. Mullen. I started it last night and just a few pages into the intro, a phrase caught me by the heart and I uncontrollably shed a few tears....

"Their passionate quest is the greatest singular goal in individual sports. It is a hard and solitary journey. But it is also noble. It is noble because one of the most important things to do in life is at least once chase a dream with every ounce of power and conviction we can muster".