Serena Williams Retires

Serena Williams (NPR.Org)

For the past 20 years, Serena Williams has been the top women’s tennis player in the world bar none.

Her record is such that she is now being touted as the GOAT – the greatest women’s tennis player of all time.

She is undoubtedly that.

Her retirement reminds all of us that we are all getting old.

At 40, Williams is the toast of the tennis world as she stares at changing her life off the court.

Professional athletes all their lives are professional athletes until their death.

Many come to terms with no longer being able to compete. Others lament the end of their playing days.
Williams will likely enter a new realm of prominence at whatever she tries.

She’s a big winner, and a classy gal, and she understands how her world works.

We shall not see her likes again any time soon.

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