My brother has Down’s syndrome. I wouldn’t change him for the world

My brother has Down’s syndrome. I wouldn’t change him for the world
 

“Sausage rolls!” I hear him exclaim, sitting in his place at the table while indulging in his favourite ice-cream. His knowledge is limited, his speech is limited, his comprehension of life is limited – but his emotions are heightened. This is my 13-year-old brother, Sebbie; he has Down’s syndrome, a congenital disorder arising from a chromosome defect.
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7 October 2016 in Health, Views: 33
Source: Guardian
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