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Learning who you are! Disabilities do not define who you are as a person.

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  Thinking about the questions will bring out the person who you really are. Because being told who you are and what you can do does not make you the person you are. Who are you? You are a person, human with bones, blood, skin etc. You have your own thoughts and can do certain things that every person can do. Such as beating heart, breathing and thoughts of your own. What defines you? The things that define you are your own thoughts. Not just what can do. It's not what people think and what they think you should or be. So the disability does not define you either. What do you want to do? What are your dreams and aspiration is basically what this question is. Because those are really what you are. As your brain is where your own limitations are. And are what you have. And as a child, you don’t see limitations as a person physically or mentally. It is only when the people around you tell you what you can or can’t do. Then it is learning what the body has is the main limitation. You