i just loled is all

I coaxed Ran and Ren, who were clinging onto me, to go to the breakfast table first, and stripped off the soaking-wet t-shirt. The morning air in April felt good on my sticky, damp skin.
My naked torso was visible in the full-length mirror in my room.
I haven’t swum at all since the end of my first year in middle school. I’ve lost some muscles compared to those days. I remembered the rooftop that was filled with water in my dream just now, and felt a little uneasy. What if, right this moment, Rin really did appear, and asked me to swim relay with him again?
Would I be able to swim like I used to?
Would I be able to keep up with Haru…?
—  actual lines from the Free! Novelization prologue