Quote of the Week: 'It was an honor for me to be able to watch him overcome the obstacles...'

“It was an honor for me to be able to watch him overcome the obstacles that he has been able to overcome.”

—Olympic champion Michael Phelps, at an Aug. 6 “Head & Shoulders Confidence Award” ceremony in London for Belle Morris Elementary School student William Watson III, 7. Watson’s father was shot and killed in April. Also, an earlier near-drowning had made him afraid of the water, which he overcame with assistance from the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley.

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