Ok, so if arranged marriages were still in vogue today, I would have four terrific choices for my 14-year-old!! Those were four incredibly beautiful girls profiled on Primetime Live tonight – – body, spirit and soul all equally beautiful. And “resilience”, as the doctor put it, doesn’t even begin to describe the inner quality which describes the gusto with which these lovely girls approach their lives. I was in awe. What an uplifting time we had as a family as we watched. We recognized every emotion (and many of the tics) represented during the hour, and we have experienced the very same roller coaster both as parents of a kiddo with TS, and as a young man dealing with the syndrome. I had to give my son a huge hug when the program was over, and remind him how incredibly proud of him we are for being so “resilient”, so unique, and so him. We are blessed beyond measure to not only just know someone with such a shining spirit, but to get to spend all our days and night with him. Blessed beyond measure.
And the world is a better place because he, and all the other people dealing with Tourette Syndrome, are out there to daily remind us what it means to live life without limits.If you haven’t ever noticed the Igive.com widget in my sidebar, now would be a great time to scroll down and check it out. By signing up with Igive, your normal online purchases can help find a cure for Tourette Syndrome, with absolutely no extra effort on your part other than pointing and clicking to buy stuff you need. Please take a few minutes, and sign up for this wonderful program!