We became very close in those last two years and I do count him as one of my very best friends. When I think of him as a footballer, Nemanja puts his head where other players are scared to put their feet. I see him diving sometimes to block a ball and when I’m witnessing that I’m scared for him, scared that something bad happens to him. But, this is Nemanja… unbelievable! - Robin van Persie
"I had a bacterial infection when I was two that turned into gangrene. People don’t believe all the things I can do. Like write. I have some of the best handwriting in my class." She put her arms together to show me how she would hold a pencil or pen.
"Are you in school?"
"Well I just finished medical school to become a medical assistant." Just then she got a phone call, swiped open the touch screen and effortlessly held the phone up to her ear. I waited patiently as she tried to work out some logistics with a family member. "That was my grandma. She’s on her way to pick me up and take me to my dance studio."