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He said he liked my aura

by jl333 on July 3, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Probably one of the nicest things anybody has ever said about me. His name is Jeremy. He's autistic, but a genius in my mind. He can see people's auras. Before he left for an outing, he said he really likes my aura (he can't verbally communicate, he uses a letter chart to spell out each word). The fact that he took the time to spell it all out means a lot. I will remember this forever. There's something special about Jeremy...


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