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The Real Me

Ruchie Bromberg

Dearest readers, This month we’re proud to introduce you to Libby, a wonderful, happy, and talented girl born with Down syndrome.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Name: Libby Age: 15 Location: California   Dear Diary, I’m not so good at writing, but I’ll try. I would rather listen to music than to write. My hand hurts already, so bye... I guess I will try again, because it doesn’t really matter what my handwriting looks like. I was born with something called Down syndrome. My brother also has it. I didn’t even know I had anything, until my mom told me. I sort of remember when she told me. People would sometimes look at me and point. I smiled at them because it was so nice that they were pointing at me. 

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