January 17th 2012, Tuesday Tales: Broken.

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Willie was in the hospital after breaking his leg playing for his high school football team.

The doctor, a doctor Singh came in with the bad news.  “Young man, you will never play any sort of sport again.  It will take major physical therapy to get that leg back in shape.  You have a long road ahead of you.  Are you ready to work hard?”

Willie fought back tears on hearing the news.  I may be broken in one way, Dr. Singh, but not broken in others.  I’m ready to repair the break.


About tucsonmike

I am originally from Brooklyn, New York and now live in Tucson, Arizona. I have discovered a passion for writing. I have five books out now, with a sixth on the way. Take a look @ my book list: The Search for Livingstone An Affair of the Heart The Search for Otzi Griffith Justice in Space. Moriarty The Life and Times of a Criminal Genius Available now on Smashwords - Amazon and Barnes and Noble As to not bore my public with just "Buy my book," I am also interested in baseball, the outdoors, art, architecture, technology, the human mind and DNA. I learned Ashkenazi Jews, of which I am one, have to lowest rate of Alzheimer's in the world. Therefore, I treat my brain as a muscle needing a workout. I enjoy good food, flirtation, beautiful women (I am happily married for thirty years), so just flirting ;) I was considered autistic when I was young, trying to figure out if I have a mild form of Aspergers and learning from that. That is for future posts. You can also see I love history. Enjoy my sarcastic silly look at the world, and making History more interesting than a textbook.
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5 Responses to January 17th 2012, Tuesday Tales: Broken.

  1. Sherry Gloag says:

    His personality comes through strongly in such a short clip. Great post.

  2. A strong young man. Love the inspiration this gives.

  3. karencino says:

    Love the inspiration that this young man is displaying. Shows his emotion and strong character.

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