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Sorry, But These Swimmer's Toes Are The Stuff Of Nightmares

TOES ARE THE FINGERS OF THE FEET, Y'ALL.

Guys, I'm so sorry, but it has come to my attention that swimmers have really insane toes.

PLEASE PREPARE YOURSELF.

LOOK AT THESE TOES CURLING AROUND THE BASE OF THE PODIUM!!!

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TOES LOVINGLY WRAPPED AROUND THE BASE OF THE BOARD.

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TOES CLUTCHING THE EDGE OF THE POOL FOR THEIR LIIIIIFE.

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FEMALE SWIMMERS ALSO HAVE TOTAL TOE CONTROL.

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Here's Katie Ledecky's toes doing double duty.

YUP.

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TOES LIKE FINGERS.

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TOES THAT ARE LONG ENOUGH AND STRONG ENOUGH TO OPEN DOORS.

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TOES THAT COULD MACGYVER YOU OUT OF ANY SITUATION.

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Toes, you are the unsung heroes of these Olympic pool, and we salute you.

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