Jay's Moment

Jones, Louise Tucker
May 2008
Guideposts;May2008, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p85
The author reflects on the participation of her 11-year-old son, who has Down syndrome, in the Special Olympics. She was unable to watch the walkathon in which her son participated due to pneumonia. He came in second because he hesitated near the finish line to acknowledge the spectators. The author realizes her son may have been after the golden moment instead of the gold medal.


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