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Continued: Jack Jablonski, paralyzed in hockey game, ready to move on

  • Article by: PAM LOUWAGIE , Star Tribune
  • Last update: May 25, 2014 - 11:35 AM

When he lies in his bed feeling angry about what he’s lost, she won’t be there to grieve with him.

Mike said he believes his son is ready to move on.

“I think the best thing for Jack is to gain his independence,” he said. “Things are only going to get better and better … we’ll make sure that he has every opportunity to be successful.”

Jack said he knows it will be up to him to be his own advocate — to figure out how to get help without his parents there to do it for him.

“I’m very nervous. … I know that it’s going to be tough with the transition,” Jack said. “You’ve got to live life to the fullest no matter what situation you’re in.”

 

Pam Louwagie • 612-673-7102



 

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