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Drowning outside water?

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Guard himself as he may, every moment's an ambush ~ Horace


Just before the rains started, I made up my mind to go swimming every weekend (or every other weekend) - something I used to really enjoy doing.  I managed to go a few times though.
Whenever I go to the pool, I see some kids come in to swim (they take swimming lessons) very often. I've always had the 'consciousness' of knowing how to swim since I was a kid, so I really don't remember ever learning (I grew up in a riverine area in Nigeria). But these