Sunday, September 07, 2014

For Some Reason....

...I've been thinking of Arnie Boldt, the one-legged athlete, who amazed the world by winning high-jumping and racing competitions in the Special Olympics:

http://www.windsorstar.com/cms/binary/7137751.jpg?size=410x385

He and his family lived next door to us in Saskatoon. An amazing kid. He lost his leg in a farm accident involving stepping onto a grain auger. Must have been gawd awful. But he personified the meaning of "indomitable spirit".

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