When Living the Dream Becomes a Nightmare

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When I was a kid, I had 3 dreams. One came true, two didn’t. First, the ones that didn’t, Olympic champion gymnast and Olympic champion track star. I could literally feel the excitement inside me as I imagined myself winning the gold for Canada. I could see the blinding flashes of a hundred cameras in my face all clamouring to get the perfect shot at the country’s latest hero.