It’s a cold, dark world, but people still take your hand and help you cross the street. I don’t know, I just think that’s kind of beautiful.
João Pedro has epiphysiolysis, a condition that’s forced him to stop practicing his favorite sports: Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, and Judo. His hero, MMA star and certified man-beast Anderson Silva, heard about João and agreed to visit him on two conditions: João had to promise to stay strong and fight the disease, and he wasn’t allowed to choke Anderson out. You’re a good man, Anderson Silva.
Last Friday he saw a young man walking through 10 miles of snow and ice to get somewhere that was clearly very important. And then he changed that man’s life.