Snow White Warms Boy’s Heart During Meltdown

Snow White Warms Boy’s Heart During Meltdown

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In a heartfelt letter to Disney, a New Jersey mom praised one of the princesses at Disney World for how well she consoled her son during an “autism meltdown.” Lauren Bergner told the heartwarming story on Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/lauren.bergner.37/posts/10158750778138136   She explains her son Brody has autism and is nonverbal. She took him to meet one of his favorite Disney characters one afternoon, but after waiting in line for so long, Brody became overwhelmed. No problem for Snow White! The actress playing her consoled Brody and took his hand as the two went for a walk to take a break …

A Dying Father Left His Son a Heartwarming Book

A Dying Father Left His Son a Heartwarming Book

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Realizing that you have a terminal illness is a terrible thing, especially when you are a father. But one dad decided to make the most of it and leave his son a special gift.     Scott Sutton was diagnosed with a rare cancer that was accelerating rapidly despite treatment. With his son only a few months old, Scott and his wife Ann decided to write their son Alec a children’s book to remember him by.     The book, titled I Love You Like…, came about when Scott and Anne were trying to make each other laugh by saying …

Elderly Man Leaves 14 Years Worth of Books and Presents to 2-Year-Old Neighbor

Elderly Man Leaves 14 Years Worth of Books and Presents to 2-Year-Old Neighbor

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If this story does not convince you to love thy neighbor, then I don’t know what to tell you.   In Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, a town in Wales, Ken, a neighbor to Owen and Caroline Williams for the last two years, on Monday evening, has passed, thus having his daughter deliver the news that presents were left for their two-year-old daughter Cadi to obtain fourteen years worth of gifts.   Image Via BBC.com (Photo: Owen Williams)   Mr. Williams couldn’t resist opening one of the presents, and it was a book, Christmas Eve At The Mellops’ by Tomi Ungerer.   Image Via Amazon   “She …