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Little Roy

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Hey everybody,

Thought I'd drop by for a minute and update y'all on LIttle Roy.

Yesterday Little Roy turned 8 years old!  Can you believe it!  That means it's been seven and a half years since we first began this journey with his tragedy and miracle.

He is doing great; he's in the second grade (virtually for now); of course he has his own goals and assignments, but he carries on really great conversations, he's funny, compassionate, thoughtful, helpful, he can walk, run (you know, like a hobble run, but don't tell him!), he watches videos, memorizes, can spell some words, swallow, eat anything, and he's even being potty trained.

UGH, you guys are making me cry!  After everything he's been through, his goal is to help others and be kind.

He loves God and inspires others to believe and to trust Him.  God is great, merciful, and continues blessing us everyday.

Little Roy had the right hemisphere of his brain removed in February 2020.  It was so scary going through yet another major brain surgery, but all went well and LIttle Roy no longer has seizures because of the surgery.

Thank you all for the love, support, and prayers for our little man and family.  Love you all and really miss everyone here!

God bless you all!

Jacob Downey
Darlene Batrowny
Tim Montgomery
Derrick James
Thearesa Coursey
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I'm so happy that things are going as well as they are Liz. I've got a feeling that, as he grows, he's going to surprise the hell out of all of us.

One more thing, it's really great seeing you back amongst us.  : )

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William,

I really miss you and think of you often, you and your BIG heart!  We've shared many prayers for each other and I will never ever forget that!

Love you and so happy you are well!  And all is well?

xx

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That's fantastic news about Little Roy.  Pretty soon you're going to have to start calling him Big Roy. lol  What a journey!

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That's a FANTABULOUS update Liz.  Thanks for posting it.  Praise God that Little Roy is doing so well.  Thank you for sharing this whole journey with your EN family, and allowing us to come alongside you guys in prayer all along the way.  I've been wondering how he's been doing.  Now I don't have to wonder anymore.  Sounds like he's doing great.  One more time, Praise God!!!

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Liz - that is fantastic news !! So happy to hear that Little Roy is doing so well. It has been an amazing journey , thank you for sharing with all of us. We all can us these reminders of just how great God can be, and to see it shown so remarkably in the spirit that your 8 year old grandson has is fantastic !

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Great to hear the terrific update regarding Little Roy. Thank God for such a blessing.

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I'm glad he's improving.

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Thank you everyone,

Funny, Susan, Little Roy recently told me that when he gets bigger, he will no longer be 'Little' Roy, he'll be 'Big' Roy, just like Papa!  He is so smart and sweet, a true wonder of God!

Thank you for always keeping us in your prayers over all these years.  It's hard to believe that so many years have gone by, but here we are and thankful for it.

Hope everyone is keeping the inventing alive!  And praying that everyone gets on the shelf or gets a licensing deal!

All my best always,

Liz

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