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    >You Can Hate Me But You Won’t Break Me

    >First of all, I am only sharing this story because I think it needs to be shared.  I don’t want you to feel sorry for me and I don’t want to blow it out of proportion. As I was coming along the main road (on the path, obviously) this afternoon in my powerchair a guy in a van leaned out of his fully open window, looked right at me and yelled something at me.  The only word I heard clearly was “chair” But I think it was “walk not wheelchair.” Not very nice.  At all.  And yet I’m luckier than Incurable Hippie who had a much more scary experience last…