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We talked and emailed, and after a 1 ½ years of a long-distance relationship, I uprooted my life and moved to Seattle.
We bought a house together last year." Her advice: keep trying.
Ted had been dating the woman who is now his fiancée for seven months when he crashed his ATV almost two years ago and broke his neck.
One of his earliest worries was, "If I'm in a wheelchair, how can she really love me?
"We talked about everything; there was no taboo," he said.
This helped them get through the early awkward times as well as later when they decided to have children (they now have twin babies, a boy and a girl, from in vitro fertilization ).
"If you're afraid of something, talk about it," he advised.
"People are afraid of what they don't know." Amy admitted she didn't know anything about paralysis when she met Brad.
"I didn't know how to react to myself, let alone how to react to somebody who was reacting to me," he remembered."One thing he did for me that was really helpful was give me some materials to read that talked about sex after SCI, the actual bladder and bowel stuff and how that works," she said.Reading it helped her come to terms with it on her own, and gave her specific questions to ask him later."After my injury, the first thing I had to deal with was my body image," she remembered."I came out of the hospital almost bald (an allergic reaction to medication).