Letter: Wheelchair 'street-riding' to church

Mar 27, 2013 Full story: Naugatuck Daily News 11

What's it like "street-riding" a motorized wheelcahir or "powerchair"? Short answer in five words: terrifying, scary, nerve-wracking, tense, daunting.

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#1 Mar 27, 2013
I feel sorry for this man. God bless him.
BPT

Wallingford, CT

#2 Mar 28, 2013
we should all be graetful for what we have and never take simple things for granted.

“'never'”

Since: Mar 11

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#3 Mar 28, 2013
I have seen people almost get hit on those things...
but also they often don't seem to care. I believe those vehicles should travel against traffic, like pedestrians.

Yeah Bpt, how lucky we are- we can walk (or run) to a lake and swim, we are'n't incontinent, and our junk still works.(oops, sorry Sam)

Sol

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#4 Mar 28, 2013
Ah yes. Comfortably squatting on both sides of the banks of The Mighty Naugy, a delightful little slagheap of a town that One always feels a most ...complete... pleasure in driving-the-hell-AWAY-from.

'naugatuck', from the Indian word meaning "my, that last chicken sure felt warm inside - hand me another, I'm ready for it now!".

Sol

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#5 Mar 28, 2013
oh, I just read the article. he lives in Seymour... eh, so what - we'll just wait for a Naugatuck story to come around and then we'll use it again!

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#6 Mar 28, 2013
Citizen
I can still get it up. Just ask your girlfriend.
spanky

Stratford, CT

#7 Mar 28, 2013
America Gentleman Samuel wrote:
Citizen
I can still get it up. Just ask your girlfriend.
yeah, but don't you get tired of her asking if it's in yet?

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#8 Mar 28, 2013
spanky wrote:
<quoted text>yeah, but don't you get tired of her asking if it's in yet?
I gotta give him credit on that one, he got me good!

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#9 Mar 28, 2013
America Gentleman Samuel wrote:
Citizen
I can still get it up. Just ask your girlfriend.
Did you catch the disease I gave her?

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#10 Mar 28, 2013
spanky wrote:
<quoted text>yeah, but don't you get tired of her asking if it's in yet?
No. I do not mind at all.

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#11 Mar 28, 2013
No Citizen, I am lucky unlike her.

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