What she initially considered the worst thing that could happen to her changed the author in ways she never dreamed of. She wanted to better understand that phenomenon. Are we victims of circumstance or beneficiaries of it? She has discovered we are all consciousness expressing itself in human form, and while individual forms differ, their essence never does – so there are no victims. People with special needs free us to see the beauty in life no matter how it manifests itself. We can all take a giant step in consciousness by choosing to see others in this way.