Stuck in Neutral by Terry Trueman

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In "Stuck in Neutral", why does Shawn want to live?

In "Stuck in Neutral", why does Shawn want to live?

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Shawn, the protagonist of this story, is an adolescent boy with cerberal palsy.  This means that Shawn has little control over his own  body, which is twisted and hard to manipulate because of the disease.  Shawn also gets seizures as a result of his disease.  People at large tend to view him as hopelessly disabled and retarded (his speech has been affected, too).  Shawn's...

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