Sounds positively earth shattering, right? Sorry, that's just the way it is. Tom is a little boy and he acts like one.
I get the strangest comments about Tom. People seem to think he is of another species or possibly from another planet when, actually, he's just blind. He does things a little differently but he does it all!
Is it too quiet in the house? Hmmm. Where is Tommy? Better go check on him because he's probably doing one of the following
Don't believe me? Let's look at some mischief pictures.
People with disabilities are just that. PEOPLE. with. a. disability.
You can't reduce Tommy to his blindness any more than you can label other children by their hair color. Yes, blindness is a significant part of his life and part of his identity, but he is so much more than that!
You just wait until Tom gets better with his long white cane. There will be no stopping him then.
That's the news for today. Bring on day #7!