Splashing in the Pool

It’s funny, I really do believe that exercise provides me mental sanity, but then there are some things that just drive me bonkers, so much so that I wonder why I do it. Take swimming for instance. I’m in the water; getting wet is inevitable, but I hate when I get splashed by other swimmers. It really annoys me. On the wrong day, it can ruin my whole workout.

What is wrong with me? I’m in a pool. I’m already wet. Why does it bother me so much? I have no idea. I can laugh at it now, but I can’t laugh at it when I’m in the pool. There is one guy who I have secretly nicknamed “The Splasher.” I’m not entirely sure how he physically splashes so much. I like to assume that if people splash that much that I would have no trouble beating them if we were Olympic competitors. That thought helps a little.

Splashers in the pool and people who ride their bikes on the side walk are really the […]

Splashing in the Pool2017-09-12T19:31:51-04:00