'One Full One Half' (Read the article)

1. Special child - child having some sort of physical or mental ability.

2. Discern - recognize.

3. Special mother - mother of special child.

4. Citation - official statement about the special act of courage.

5. Stupefied - surprised or shocked.

6. Unabashedly - not being ashamed or embarrassed or affected by other's disapproval.

7. Vindicated - justified; proved right.

8. Chronicle- record events in the order they happened.

9. Inexhaustible - unlimited.

10. Intrigued - aroused interest or curiosity.

11. Glaring - staring fiercely or fixedly.

12. Adore - love or respect.

13. Laurels - honour by adorning with a laurel or presenting an award.