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Old 10-28-2008, 02:05 PM   #1
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I was watching Oprah today because Celine was on there (of course) and the subject was special childen who'd survived tragedies and illnesses and it was basically so amazing and inspiring.

Then they showed which Oprah and Celine had never seen, a viewer wrote in about seeing it on YouTube.

There was not a dry eye out there, please everyone go watch it, I think I am still crying, 45 minutes later. This is a video diary parents made for their son Eliot, who, 2 months before birth, was diagnosed with a very terrible disorder (I think it's genetic, I'm not sure).

The parents were on Oprah via Skype and they are so inspiring. If you can find clips from Oprah later on check it out. If I find some I will post them.
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Ok so I just balled my eyes out over that video .
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, I totally thought this was going to be about Nena's 99 luft(or red) balloons.
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Wow, that was so emotional!! Freak, makes me wonder why I complain about silly things
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Way to make me depressed before going to bed last night, Nic!!

That was so sad
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Way to make me depressed before going to bed last night, Nic!!

That was so sad
call me cold hearted but i didn't cry when i watched the video (on oprah) but the second i saw celine dion crying i started tearing up (the kind that actually kind of makes your tear ducts hurt it comes out so fast). i don't get very emotional about things, but i can't handle watching someone else cry.

(on a side note, when my friend asked me to watch oprah i was annoyed because i had homework, but i started cracking up when i saw celine was on the show... nicole, you have really made anything celine-related noteworthy to me)
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^ LOL believe me I get that a lot. If someone knows me they do seem to notice Celine a little more than normal haha. :D
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I saw that video on You Tube today...it was so sad! I was holding my healthy baby while I watched it and realized how lucky I am to have her. What some people go through with these poor babies is heartbreaking!

The parents of that baby were on Oprah today and were very happy to show off their new daughter, a healthy girl who is just two weeks old.
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