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Serena Williams lost the Australian Open final on Saturday, which is a bummer if you are a Serena Williams fan and wanted her to get the Grand Slam she didn't get last year or just never ever ever wanted her to lose anything.

But just look at these pictures of Williams congratulating victor Angelique Kerber. She is so effervescent in her graciousness, so determinedly upbeat, so flat-out glorious in what must be a decidedly grim moment, that it slightly takes the breath away. That's how you lose a tennis match. Of course Serena Williams does it better than anyone else!

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