My son Jack is thirteen years old, and he has autism.
His brain is wired in a different way.
Because of this, he doesn’t read social cues or fully comprehend language or understand why you shouldn’t ask a woman if she is pregnant.
On top of that, he is anxious.
So people make him nervous.
Loud noises make him jump.
He has to check where I am in the house, oh, a million times an hour.
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