Life has a way of being unpredictable. It would be wonderful if we could always choose the road we want to go down, but sometimes it is chosen for you. Thus was the case when my daughter was diagnosed with Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia, a rare disease that robs a person of their ability to walk. The direction our family was heading in was suddenly and irrevocably changed forever.
She falls constantly, but the wonderful thing about children is that they get back up and just keep trying.
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