What They're Saying: Jakson Follmann

“It’s not for me to stay stuck in a corner, sad and begging for my leg, or asking God why I lost my leg. God gave me life again. I was born again.”

-- Jakson Follmann, who lost a leg in the plane crash that killed 71 people, including nearly every player and coach from Brazilian club Chapecoense. He is considering a second athletic career as a Paralympic athlete. (New York Times)
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