TITLE

How To Regain "The Edge"

AUTHOR(S)
Allensworth, Alder
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
PN;Feb2010, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents Pete Herrick's, a paralyzed veteran with left missing below the knee, satisfaction in life despite the accident he experienced in the U.S. in 2010. Herrick live a full life through the computer and his magic cursor, where his wife links a reflective dot on his nose to pursue his passions of poker. Herrick had his .308 rifle assembled in a special frame that permits him to target with a toggle stick, pulling the trigger.
ACCESSION #
47437257

 

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