"If Robert had serious medical problems within, I would never had hesitated to accept him, but because he looked different I found it so terribly hard."
"I don't want to go under general anesthetic."
When Robert got whacked on the hand with the cane for bad handwriting in school by the teacher(nun). He thought he shouldn’t get in trouble just because of his handwriting and that everybody isn’t perfect.
Some of the kids at Robert’s school called him toothpick legs.
Robert was trying to ride an bike then ended up riding into the bushes.