Newbie dreaming to become a champion

In waking life, I used to build castles in the air about being a healthy athletic in one sport. I took lessons in one sport (tennis) and my coach said I had to include weight lifting and body building to increase my stamina. This is what I looked like back then.

Woman doing weight lifting.

I was a newbie dreaming to become a champion. I reached the stage where I was competent enough to play socially, but not good enough to enter tournaments. I would never become a champion. I became the newbie who gave up her dream to become a champion. Slowly, I drifted away from the game because I was working in the dreary retail sales sector with long hours. I didn’t have time nor energy to continue.

Prompt – newbie from

Hey Fandango, is this prompt for me? Thanks for your welcome.

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