Every two years I wonder if it's too late to take up Biathlon, Rowing, Cross-country Skiing, or Field Hockey. Every two years I watch in wonder, in admiration, and cry at every high drama moment where life-time ambitions are achieved or dashed in a heartbeat.
This year, we've all cheered Usain Bolt and Mo Farah, the amazing results of Team GB. I've alternated between rooting for Team Canada and Team Australia finding my loyalties swinging equally between the two.
I've seen the following advertisement from Australian telecommunications giant Telstra about a thousand times in the last two weeks, and all five of us in the Hendricks household are humming it constantly, perpetually setting each other off. I swallow a lump in my throat everytime!