Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2005/05/24

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Subject: [Leica] Meet Noah & Isaac . . .
From: bdcolen at (B. D. Colen)
Date: Tue May 24 12:51:20 2005

You've got some really wonderful stuff here Matt...3-8-11-12-13-15- and 27,
to name just a few. :-)

B. D.

On 5/24/05 3:41 PM, "Matt Kollasch" <> wrote:

> My daughter, Hannah, who is soon to graduate with a degree in Special
> Education inspired me to initiate this project. She was telling me of
> this family... a remarkable family she had been working with to provide
> respite care for the parents.  "Respite care" means that she, et all,
> come a home to take care of the twin brothers named Noah and Isaac so
> that the parents can have an evenig "off".  Noah and Isaac are autistic.
> And their parents are amazing... full of hope (evident in the birth of
> Baby Henry), love, laughter... And they have been most generous to allow
> me into their lives.The boys recently turned 4 years old.  These boys
> appear to like repetition... Isaac likes doors and Noah was once quite
> enamored with the cause and effect of toilet flushing. I guess their
> water bill went up A LOT during that stage. I can't say enough about the
> patience and love of Chris and Tyann, the parents.... and their sense of
> humor. The boys were blessed when they were born to these parents.  When
> I go over now Noah says ... "Matt, take picture..."  And when I show up
> at school he gives me this sly, knowing smile. Isaac, while less
> communicative is opeing up to the world in leaps and bounds. I can see
> tremendous growth since I first met them on October 30, 2004.  Since
> then I have been with the family at their home, on a sledding party, at
> the grocery store, a recent birthday party and now I am going ot the
> boys' school (had to get releases from all of the other parents first).
> I share these with you for your critiques... I will be with the family
> again and again so your insigts and ideas are most welcome.  Thank you.
> /matt kollasch
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Replies: Reply from kididdoc at (Steve Barbour) ([Leica] Meet Noah & Isaac . . .)
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