Amidst the current affairs commentary and general horsing around, Mr Brown doesn’t delve into his family life very often, particularly when it comes to his autistic 11-year-old girl Faith. But when he does,… well, click here to see for yourself.
Her Special School teachers shared something startling with us when they did their home visit. One Friday, in March, Faith kept shoving the card for the number 16 to her teachers. They couldn’t figure out why at first. But she kept giving them the number 16.
Then the teachers got it and asked, “Today is your birthday, ah? Happy birthday, Faith!”
It might not seem much, but for the parent of an autistic, it makes a world of difference.