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Wednesday, November 07, 2007

5 swimming things about me

  1. I learned how to swim by swimming under water
  2. My dentist at the time taught me how to swim
  3. I swam in Eisenhower Pool every day in my senior year of high school
  4. I have a recurring dream where I'm treading water alone and at night in Lake Springfield
  5. In the dream thousands of mussels are trying to attach themselves to me

Posted by Marie at November 7, 2007 10:32 PM


I learned to swim by checking a book out of the library. It should be no surprise that I don't have the best stroke -- but I don't worry about drowning.

This past summer I tried laps at the refubed city pool. I think I'd benefit from some proper instruction as I suck in a bit too much water.

Posted by: delmer at November 8, 2007 9:12 AM

4&5. That is not a happy dream to have once, let alone have it recur. If it were me, I wouldn't set foot in Lake Springfield. Do you get rescued? Save yourself? Is the water at least warm? The older I get, the less I like going into cold water.

Posted by: Kem White Author Profile Page at November 8, 2007 8:30 PM