The opening of Olympics 2008 in Beijing was needless to say breathtaking.... the notably 'Birds' Nest' after the opening was filled with anxiety, jubilation and disappointment in the next two weeks.
I remembered a colleague of mine commented on why some of them took it so hard when they failed to win the medal but could see that they had already tried their best. My reply was, " they probably took a decade of training for this one moment in time."
The closing ceremony will be held on 24th August, 8pm.
Despite the many Olympics theme song, the one recorded by American singer Whitney Houston for the 1988 Summer Olympics held in Seoul, South Korea, is still my favorite :)
Whitney Houston's best delivery of this song: