Good point. How would physically impaired be? Cindy --- Elizabeth and Burton <thoth93@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Do not use "challenged" around me. disabled works > just fine. Who is > challenging me? The society who will not enforce > laws so I can get a cab > perhaps? What right does anyone have to challenge > me. And not differently > able either thogh brilliant and beautiful might be > fine (grin). The > reality is the way the society is set up a physicl > disability is just > that. People in wheelchairs are disabled from using > stairs and there are > not enough ramps and good access for the. People > who are blind are > disabled by not getting forms from their state and > federal and local > governments in formats they can fill out but rather > in print. And on and > on. We are definitely dis-abled but not just in > ourselves but rather > because the society is set up so unconsciously. > Would you want to be > called "age challenged"? Or just plain older or > senior or something? (grin) > > E. > At 07:27 PM 12/3/2006, you wrote: > >Yes, it's a much better term. I'll try to remember > it. > >I knew there was something better but couldn't > >remember what. > > > >Cindy > > > >--- barbarab65@xxxxxxx wrote: > > > > > I prefer the word physically challenged than > > > physically disabled. Anyway, I > > > am also a Messianic-Jew so most people feel > > > discriminated against in this > > > category, anyway and it has helped me cope with > the > > > stuttering discrimination. > > > > > > Barbara > > > > > > > > > > > > >____________________________________________________________________________________ > >Need a quick answer? Get one in minutes from people > who know. > >Ask your question on www.Answers.yahoo.com > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email > to > >bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > >put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject > line. To get a list > >of available commands, put the word 'help' by > itself in the subject line. > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject > line. To get a list of available commands, put the > word 'help' by itself in the subject line. > > ____________________________________________________________________________________ Do you Yahoo!? Everyone is raving about the all-new Yahoo! Mail beta. http://new.mail.yahoo.com To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.