My Left Foot Questions and Answers

My Left Foot

In the story, Christy has cerebral palsy. He can neither talk nor walk. At five years old, Christy could not even mumble. He also could not sit up by himself or walk without assistance. However,...

Latest answer posted July 16, 2018 9:32 pm UTC

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My Left Foot

In his autobiography, My Left Foot, Christy Brown details the struggles he faced living with cerebral palsy as well as the extraordinary accomplishments he achieved despite his diagnosis. When...

Latest answer posted December 7, 2020 3:49 am UTC

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My Left Foot

The clear and inspiring thesis statement of this remarkable testimony of one human's triumph against the odds is that people with severe disabilities can achieve incredible feats and, in spite of...

Latest answer posted October 14, 2012 8:20 am UTC

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My Left Foot

The movie was very upbeat at the end, and had a typical Hollywood happily ever after ending. The reality may have been quite different. Rather than having a happy marriage with the woman who had...

Latest answer posted December 20, 2009 12:55 am UTC

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