Michael Phelps And Ryan Lochte Share One Last Romantic Meal Before Final Swim
Michael Phelps has become the first Olympic swimmer in history to win four gold medals in a row at the same event -- BUT AT WHAT COST?
It means this was the last time Phelps and Ryan Lochte got to swim together at the Olympic Games.
*Weeps into pillow*
But the bromance lives on in their hearts.
It's no secret the swimmers have been big, moist soulmates for quite some time now.
Phelps said it himself the other day,
They've been H2br0s since they started racing each other back in 2004. That's more than a decade of watery love. Love mere unolympians like us can only dream of.
Ryan's hinted at retiring after these Olympics, which made this romantic dinner for two even more special:
That's the kind of romance Shakespeare would have written about.
Thursday night marked the fourth time Phelps won the 200 meter individual medley.
He came in with a time of 54.66 seconds. Lochte still holds the world record at 1:54.00.
Before the race, Phelps said,
Phelps took home the gold in the 200 meter butterfly, 4x100 meter freestyle relay, 4x200 meter freestyle relay and the 200 meter individual medley.