"Watching your flag being raised and singing your national anthem is something that you always dream of, and you are never really sure that it's going to happen. As a little kid, you imagine it and watch it on TV. Living in that moment and having it be a reality...there's just no words."
On winning Olympic gold: "It's one of the most surreal things, and it doesn't ever really become a permanent reality. There will just be moments where it hits me and [I think] 'oh my god, that's right, we did a thing, we kind of did something."
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