September 27th, 2011 → 7:51 am @ // No Comments

“Sweet are the uses of adversity,
Which like the toad, ugly and venomous,
Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.”  – As You Like It

This morning the New York Times has a tear-jerking op-ed about a man named Energy Maburutse who was born with the bone disease Osteogenesis Imperfecta, but despite his handicap has made it all the way from a poor village in Zimbabwe to a decent college in America.  I love stories like this.  This one especially because I happen to have Osteogenesis Imperfecta myself.

One Comment → “Osteogenesis Imperfecta”

  1. marybindc

    12 years ago

    Interesting, thanks for posting the link and sharing your connection to it!


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