"It's a premature aging disorder..."

Barbara Cooper (L) tells her mother, Jody Houston (R), about living with a form of the rare genetic condition, Progeria.
Recorded in Abilene, Texas
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Barbara Cooper (L) tells her mother, Jody Houston (R), about living with a form of the rare genetic condition, Progeria.
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Recorded in Abilene, Texas
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
Rachel Falcone

Themes
Angels & Mentors
Growing Up
Struggle
Witness

"He made me his little helper..."

90-year-old James Lacy tells his daughter, Jamie Breed, about his father's general store in Comanche County, Texas.
Recorded in Abilene, Texas
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90-year-old James Lacy tells his daughter, Jamie Breed, about his father's general store in Comanche County, Texas.
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Recorded in Abilene, Texas
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
Rachel Falcone

Themes
Growing Up
Struggle
Work

"He either wanted to be a marine biologist or he wanted to be ten."

Myra Dean tells her friend Gary Jamison about her son, Rich Stark, who was killed by a reckless driver in 1977.
Recorded in Abilene, Texas
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Myra Dean tells her friend Gary Jamison about her son, Rich Stark, who was killed by a reckless driver in 1977.
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Recorded in Abilene, Texas
Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Rachel Falcone

Themes
Struggle