Wednesday, February 29, 2012
The Roulette Wheel of Life
the Smile Train) found her in her village and provided her a free surgery, and now she is completely fine and beautiful. The roulette wheel did her one more favor. Of all the kids in India, and the world, with unrepaired cleft lips or palates, she was the one a documentary filmmaker made a film about, which got an academy award that year, and has transformed her life completely. So, luck is a thing I don’t understand, for bad or good. I assume I never will and that no one can, but I hope my roulette wheel will decide to give me some reprieve from autism one day.