My life so far is a series of personal stories published online by SMITH magazine. This one has the simple byline 'Fred's brother' ...
I never thought that my younger brother Fred, who sports permanently crooked eyeglasses, speaks with difficult to understand sounds and requires assistance with daily living, would be involved with a significant other: a partner, someone to relieve his not quietly fitting into this world.
In 1957, Mom and Dad authorized New York State to look after Fred at the age of four. He is now 57... read on here to see how Fred's brother's eyes were opened, and what he saw.
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