Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Teen Girl With Down Syndrome Elected Homecoming Queen

Matthew Archbold has the details at Creative Minority Report:
Never has the selection of a homecoming queen sent so many tears falling so freely. Here it is:

Kristin Pass, an 18-year-old senior with Down syndrome, became Aledo High School's homecoming queen Friday to a joyous standing ovation and the flutter of a thousand tissues on a remarkable night for an amazing young woman...


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At 10/14/2008 8:41 AM, Blogger Jackie Parkes said...

Wonderful news..

At 10/14/2008 10:52 AM, Blogger Connect the Dots 2006 said...

It's a beautiful story of some great schoolkids in Texas. But I've become so cynical in this election that my first thought was: obama's society of death would have killed this girl before she was born.

At 10/14/2008 11:11 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Great news!


At 10/15/2008 3:22 PM, Blogger Vir Speluncae Orthodoxae said...

Nice to see they were serious and not doing a Quasimodo coronation. That was my first fear when seeing the headline.


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