Homecoming queen dream comes true for Riley McCoy

She stood under the football stadium lights, in the spotlight, in the light of flashing cameras, in the light of a thousand smiles, and somehow she outshined all that. On this night, the girl who is not allowed to feel the warmth of the sun on her skin, owned the light. As she waited to hear if she would be named homecoming queen, the disease that had taken so much from her seemed so small. She wasn’t a girl wearing long gloves and a plastic hood. She was a princess hoping for a coronation...
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