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Against the Odds: A Story of Resilience and Perseverance

“In the depth of winter, I finally learnt that within me there lay an invincible summer.” – Albert Camus

Photo credit: Wesley Wee’s book “Finding Happiness Against The Odds”

If life were a storybook, we would probably choose to skip the first few chapters of Wesley Wee’s. If his life were a movie, we would probably close our eyes for the first half of it. When I read Wesley’s story for the first time, it was heart-wrenching and almost unimaginable. It was fraught with hardships and difficult experiences that we would not wish on anyone. And yet, many of us would be unable to close the book or pause the movie because above it all, his strength and perseverance greatly overshadowed the adversities in his life.

Now, you might be wondering: What’s so special about this Wesley Wee?

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