The Bitch is Rising

Marie Mayer
5 min readFeb 9, 2020

Confessions of a former goody two shoes

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I thought I was passed the age of tantrum throwing.

I thought I carried a reasonable amount of maturity and decorum.

For years I was pretty good at fitting the mold my coaches wished to place me in. I never complained about a single workout or race. I didn’t always hit the magic time they wanted me to, but I could always say I tried my…