Before he got engaged to Nicole Johnson, Michael Phelps was involved in a brief but tumultuous relationship with Taylor Lianne Chandler.
The Olympic great has never acknowledged this publicly, but it is believed they were together up until the night of his 2014 DUI arrest.
Since then, TLC has been a recurring fixture in gossip circles, lamenting her 15 minutes of fame and trying to cash in at the same time.
It's a fine line to walk, but she does it so well.
Here are some texts allegedly between Chandler and Phelps that will make you wonder what might have been for the star-crossed duo:
Taylor Lianne Chandler Email to Michael Phelps
Taylor Lianne sent this email to Michael Phelps while he was in rehab. It reveals that he was not aware of her gender identity at the time they had sex.
Michael Phelps: Taylor Lianne Chandler Accusation
Taylor Lianne Chandler claims she has evidence that Michael Phelps recently hired a gay male escort. She posted this photo as proof.
Michael Phelps: Gay Escort Conversation
Taylor Lianne Chandler claims she has evidence that Michael Phelps recently hired a gay male escort. She also blames the Olympian for her current bankruptcy woes.
Taylor Lianne Chandler Picture
Taylor Lianne Chandler is best-known for her relationship with Michael Phelps. She recently opened up about their time together in a candid interview with THG.
Taylor Lianne Chandler Image
Taylor Lianne Chandler is the former girlfriend of Michael Phelps. Since being dumped by the swimmer, she's dedicated herself to destroying his public image.
Taylor Lianne Chandler Topless
Taylor Lianne Chandler posted several explicit photos to her personal website. The PR professional briefly dated Michael Phelps.
Taylor Lianne Chandler Nude
Taylor Lianne Chandler posted some nude photos to her personal website. She is best known as the ex-girlfriend of Olympian Michael Phelps.
Taylor Chandler Bikini Pic
This is Taylor Chandler. That is not Michael Phelps, though it is a guy she's filming a porn spoof with and does kinda look like him.
Taylor Chandler Porn Photo
This is Taylor Chandler. That is not Michael Phelps, although it is a guy she's filming a porn spoof with.