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Meet Henry

Meet Henry:
AKA H-Bomb because he has a bomb smile, is a bomb skier and will blow you away with his knock-knock jokes. His voice will change you. Here is his story.

My name is Sandy and I am the proud mother of H-Bomb, aka Henry.  He is 13 years old, full of energy and sunshine and he makes me laugh every day!  He also has Down Syndrome and people never let me forget it!  Here is one example from the volumes of similar memories I have.

Henry loves to go grocery shopping with me.  He is that helpful kind of boy.  I choose the items, he puts them in the cart.  The produce section is always first.   We were there on a Sunday afternoon, so the place was pretty crowded with other families, too.  We were counting the right number of bananas one day and an older gentleman approached us.  He pulled from his pocket a small, wooden car and asked Henry if he wanted it.  Henry never says no, and took the little car from the man. The man went on to explain to me that he offers these little tokens to …