This happened when I was about 16 or 17 years old, so it was nearly devestating to me then, but I laugh til I cry when I look back.
One of my friends and I went to the local public swimming pool, as we had done every Saturday of our summer vacation so far. This place has a water slide, and my best friend and I decided to go for a quick ride down it.
So, we climbed the stairs, got to the top, and went down the slide. After going under and resurfacing, my best friend suggested we do it again.
As we made our second climb up the stairs, I had the uncanny feeling ....[Read more]