When writer John Jeremiah Sullivan pitched a story to The New York Times a few months ago on the legacy of the Williams Sisters, he had no idea that they'd go and re-write their histories this summer. So, when he finally touched base with both of them recently, his story turned out much differently than he originally imagined. Take a closer look at Venus and Serena and you'll see that they're not really who you think they are—they're so much more.

Oh, and just in case you're wondering: The story is 100 percent Common and Drake free. Now, get to reading!

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[via NYT]