Guest host Lignum Draco asks us to experiment with something unusual.
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Two months ago I held a very unusual object in my hand. I also had the opportunity to hang it around my neck to feel how it feels.
Mary Fisher our own Upper Hutt, New Zealand world champion Paralympic swimmer 2016, was the guest speaker at our monthly Soroptimist meeting.
She told us about the excitement of winning a gold medal at Rio Paralympic games.
The medal has small balls in it. The gold one has the most in it. It is for the blind to hear the sound of it and recognise which one it is!
Mary’s gold medal
Two more medals.
We could all touch and hold it!
I am just behind Mary Fisher in the purple coat with the gold medal around my neck!