The Heart of Columbus

Words by Treana Peake

July 31, 2016
July 31, 2016

I know everyone is eager to know how Columbus is doing since our last visit, when I announced that he would finally have the tailor shop he so desperately wanted.

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I’m so happy to let you know that Columbus is thriving! His hard work is paying off and his tailoring business is doing better than expected. When I first see Columbus, he presents me – as he always does, regardless of his circumstances – with a gift. He says it is to remind me that I have his heart, now and forever.

Columbus can barely contain his excitement as we enter his tailor shop. It is a small, modest space, but very tidy and well kept. His pride of ownership is obvious. He was overwhelmed when I conveyed the messages of support and love from strangers around the world, and he was eager to respond. Here is Columbus, in his own words…