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A Bolivia Olympian Was Incredibly Emotional While Walking In The Opening Ceremony

It's too much to handle.

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And this year's games were no different: As Olympians from Bolivia walked during the Opening Ceremony, José Quintanilla, a swimmer, burst into tears at the sight of thousands cheering as the players walked out.


And people at home certainly couldn't handle it.

#Bolivia athlete crying of happiness, my heart! Well done man, you made it! #Rio2016

So, so emotional.

Guy from Bolivia crying, can't blame him! The olympics truly is amazing #OpeningCeremony


Aww, that giant little boy crying, I think in Bolivia's delegation? *cries along* #Rio2016

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