A very poignant column. The image of Charles Krauthammer hurling himself into rough sports as a kid is heart-breaking. He has endured so much over the years with so little complaint, treating his own terrible disability almost as if it weren't there, and conquering the arena of public discourse like a prize intellectual athlete. Apparently, this tenacity and self-deprecation runs in the family. I'm not surprised.
We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to email@example.com.