One of the greatest joys of every day is waking up to the sound of my son happily singing in his room. He doesn’t speak yet, but the happy noises he makes cannot be mistaken as anything but singing. As you enter his room he jumps to his feet, grabs the side of the crib and starts jumping up and down cheering at the sight. He is so happy to see me he literally jumps with joy. The next few minutes are filled with kisses, snuggles, and then he is off and running. His extra chromosome continues to prove to be anything but a disability. It is just a different ability and we are lucky enough to learn from him.
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