Quicker Than The Rose
"Smart lad, to slip betimes away
From fields where glory does not stay
And early though the laurel grows
It withers quicker than the rose."
- A.E. Housman
Georgia had worked towards the goal of becoming an olympian since she was 8. That expectation remained despite injuries and the completion of her collegiate career. However, as the departure from elite-level athletics became more apparent she experienced a transition that required a deeper reset.