"Two-and-a-half, three months ago, (Venus) decided that he was going to be looking for a partner for the clay season, and I didn't have anybody," Harrison said.
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"For me to be where I am now and where I was seven, eight months ago and feeling like there was no light at the end of the tunnel, it's surreal," Harrison said. "I honestly can't believe it. It's just so amazing to me."
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