20 Years After This Man Began Building His Dream Pool, His Incredible Creation Blew The Town’s Mind

Aspirations are tricky things. We can spend our whole lives trying to achieve our goals, but many of us end up falling short. Micky Thornton didn’t fall short, though – not by a long chalk. Ever since he was a young boy, his one burning ambition was to build an incredible swimming pool. He never stopped trying to make his dream a reality, and when it finally came to fruition the result left his community spellbound.

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At age ten, most of us have simple desires: we covet new toys, new books and a later bedtime. However, when Micky Thornton was little he wanted one thing, and one thing only: a gigantic swimming pool. But he was just a boy, and big ambitions like that would have to wait.

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