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From 12th place to the Gold has got to be one of the biggest comebacks ever!

I was so glad I stayed up to watch. I felt terrible when I got up to do my own run this morning at 6:00 a.m. after getting to bed at midnight, but it was so worth it.

First, I see the Women's 4x200 break a world record that has been held since 1987 (the longest on the books) and then I see Paul do the most amazing high bar exercise ever to get the Gold. It was incredible.

The look on Paul's face during the last two exercises showed a focus and concentration that I could only dream of reaching. I think that he achieved "flow" during that last exercise. He was in a state where he could do no wrong. The smile on his face when he finished was worth it all. I don't think he cared what medal he got at that point - he had done that exercise the best he knew how and he knew he was good.

This is what the Olympics is all about - athletes at their best!

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