Friday, June 21, 2013

95. Gold Medalist

Michael was bad at tennis.  The coach advised him to quit.  Michael was even worse at baseball.  His teammates shook their heads.   

Finally, Mrs. Phelps thought, “Well, perhaps my son can try swimming?” 


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16 comments:

  1. Too funny! This feels like my older son...swimming was a "yes" :)

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  2. lol...poor little Mikey. Cute story!

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  3. Hmmm. Could be a bad choice. Lol.

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  4. hope lil mikey didn't drown! cute quick story.

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  5. love Michael Phelps! He's been a great inspiration to my grandkids. Nicely done

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  6. Mother knows best. ;)

    Nice story.

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  7. little antidote to quitters never win? sometimes ya just gotta try different things i guess

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  8. Hahaha! Clever take on the prompt!

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  9. omg no ): lol this is funny!

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  10. I bet all those teammates want to be his best mates now. Clever take on the prompt. Thank you for linking up!

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  11. How wonderful! Every child has brilliance inside of them...

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  12. Wonder if not size 12 shoes could have been a hint :-)

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  13. Cute story. I'm rooting for him. He may just not be in to team sports.

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