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  • Pete Barron

    January 5, 2021 at 2:57 pm

    As much as I have lived these past 10-15 years in a mobility device, I still have accidents. It seems impossible to avoid damaging a doorway or hall. We spent a lot of money fixing up our house from the last mobility device resident, and it pains me to see myself damage it again. It hurts even worse when it is somebody else’s house!

    Yet I am reminded that inaccurate movements are part and parcel with any muscle weakening disease. It is humbling to see how little I have changed even after feeling so bad for damage I have caused. I don’t want to accept it as inevitable, but I feel I must! I stay humble and human…

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