He would like to demonstrate that everyone can make something of their lives, and that people with disabilities are often hardly handicapped at all if no one stands in their way. It was perhaps the greatest stroke of luck in his life that his biological parents put him in the care of professionals because they could not imagine raising a child without arms and legs. There are days when McDavid doesn't go shopping because he doesn't have the energy to humorously and confidently ask the cashier to help herself to the money from his wallet. It is a strategy he had to teach himself, and there are many others as well: Janis McDavid doesn't like to greet his guests standing up. A policeman without arms and legs? And there are days when people help him without asking whether he needs it or wants it.
There are, though, some things that he simply cannot do:
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McDavid shuffles over to the dinner table, bends his upper body over a chair, and swings himself up. A policeman without arms and legs? If a disabled person has more than that in their savings account, the state won't provide assistance. He eats without cutlery, using his lips. But sometimes he would like to pound his fist on the table. Die Homepage wurde aktualisiert.