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Quotation by Diana Nyad
From age eleven to age sixteen I lived a spartan life without the usual adolescent uncertainty. I wanted to be the best swimmer in the world, and there was nothing else.
Diana Nyad (b. 1949), U.S. long–distance swimmer. Other Shores, ch. 2 (1978).
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