I figured out why I sucked so bad at freestyle— I was kicking too much/too hard! Like, really? So yeah now I kick less frantically and am doing 10 times better in class now, and have better breathing. We’re learning flip turns now though and that’s super difficult for me.
today I went to game stop and as soon as I stepped in the guy who was working there said “the princess games are over there, babe” and I turned at him and looked him dead in the eyes and said “I didn’t know workers were supposed to recommend their favorite games when customers walked in.” and someone gasped and then I turned around and walked out