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Thread #168606   Message #4073006
Posted By: Senoufou
24-Sep-20 - 01:56 PM
Thread Name: BS: Who remembers Thalidomide?
Subject: RE: BS: Who remembers Thalidomide?
Oh yes, I remember this well. A sculpture called 'Alison Lapper Pregnant' was put on one of the plinths in Trafalgar Square in London. The poor lady had been born with stumps for arms and legs, but managed to give birth to her child. The statue was intended to honour her courage.