Saying “Hi!” to Kendyl
Kendyl Claycomb has something she wants to tell the world.
“Hi!” she says.
Kendyl is the daughter of Jeff and Crimson Claycomb. She is five years old. She is a very busy little girl.
Four days a week, she goes to school. She only goes three hours a day, but there’s a lot that goes into it.
When Kendyl wakes up, she has to take medicine. She has to take a lot of it. Her mother said it takes up to 10 minutes to take it all.
Kendyl contracted meningitis when she was three weeks old. She suffered a brain injury called a periventricular leukomalacia that left her with cerebral palsy, epilepsy and a sensory disorder that makes it difficult to process certain stimulae. It can take Kendyl up to five minutes to say “Hi!”
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