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This really shows the true spirit of the Olympic games. Turkish runner Merve Aydin injured herself during an 800m heat, but still carried on a whole lap visibly in excruciating pain before limping over the finish line and falling to the floor in tears to the cheers of 80,000 fans in the Olympic stadium. Respect.

Ah, I feel for this Turkish runner. Such determination. Respect indeed.

(Source: seanmorrisons, via allofthestuffandthings)

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