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her decision

her decision

{image is a photo of Brittany Maynard with her family a week and a half before she ended her life} Brittany Maynard died this weekend. Her death, at 29, was tragic and heartbreaking. She made a choice that I believe that she had a right to make – to die when she felt the time … Continue reading

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. The conclusion is that both emotional poverty and an aversion to company are not symptoms of autism but consequences of autism, its harsh lockdown on self-expression and society’s near pristine ignorance about what’s happening inside autistic heads. – David Mitchell, Introduction to The Reason I Jump .. We are not hiding. You search with … Continue reading