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  • Paralyzed Bride Fulfills Wedding Day Dream, Walks Down the Aisle

    By Nadine Kalinauskas, Shine On

    This article originally appeared on Shine Canada.

    Some brides stress over finding the perfect centerpiece. This bride just wanted to walk down the aisle.

    Seven years ago, Stevie Beale, then 17, was in a horrific car crash that left her paralyzed from the waist down.

    Her back was broken, her spinal cord severed. The Toledo, Ohio, teen lost all feeling in her legs. Her best friend died in the crash.

    Bride Stevie Beale kept her promise of walking down the aisle on her wedding day. (YouTube screen grab)In the first months following the crash, she worried that her life was over.

    "I thought I was doomed to my parents' house, to never have a boyfriend or never get married," she tells Today. "I thought I was going to sit at home and rot away."

    With the help of intensive physical therapy, Beale began to dream again.

    Also on Shine: Here Comes the Bride...and Her 80 Bridesmaids

    And this past Saturday, Beale, now 24, kept a promise she made to herself during rehab: she walked down the aisle on her wedding day.

    "Seeing everything come together at that moment and seeing all the Read More »from Paralyzed Bride Fulfills Wedding Day Dream, Walks Down the Aisle
  • SHINE caught my EYE**************

    Don't really have much to write about right now; but I really would like to start my new blog. I have good intentions but now I must get off mu lazy ass and write. I promise yo post very soon! MORE LATER?


    ALL MY FRIENDS CALL ME SHINE; WHICH IS SHORT FOR SUNSHINE!


    ON MESSENGER AT SUNSHINELADY213//////


    LETS TALK?


    GIVE ME SOMETHING TO BLOG ABOUT?