What Could You Be Taking For Granted?

This past Friday,  Everything, Everything was released in theaters. The film takes place in the life of 18 year old Maddy, who has an illness that effects her immune system, therefore preventing her from leaving her home.

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Until she met Olly, she didn’t risk stepping one foot outside of her house, but he opened a window for her to explore the world outside. She is unable to do many of the things we take for granted each day, like go to school, a sporting event, or a school dance.

Here are some examples of things that you might think everyone has the chance to take part in, but financial and health reasons might be stopping them.

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The ability to even leave the house

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Image from BBC
Ride abord a bus, train, boat, or plane.

(Not everyone can drive either. )

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image from mind body coach

 

Can breathe on their own

Even the given things in life some people can’t do.

 

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Image from Black women of Brazil

 

 

Has a permanent house to live in, or any at all

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Image from Huffington post

 

 

 

Has all kinds of clothes to wear

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Image from interior design

 

 

Food on the table

 

 

 

 

 

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Image from Mr Hailburton Now
Knows how to swim 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Image from Blog OUP

Has seen snow

 

 

 

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Image from Marketing Land
Has social media

 

 

 

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Image from Origin Beach Resort

 

Has been to the beach/ocean

 

 

 

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Image from U Gallery
Has been to an amusement/water park

 

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Image from Youtube

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Image from Comfortable Boxers Co
Been Camping

 

 

 

 

 

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Image from Blog Transparent
Can play sports 

 

 

 

 

 

Feature Image from: Slow Robot

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