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27 May 2019, 8:33 am

SaveFerris wrote:
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He never stated how “severe” his autism is.


If you read his first post to WP he goes into quite a bit of detail.

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This has to be a troll...

If not, this family needs serious help.


If the OP is a troll , what do you think his agenda is ?


Whatever trolls’ agendas usually are. Perhaps a jab at autistics.

He said repeatedly in that post that they let his brother do whatever he wants.



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27 May 2019, 8:38 am

Within the privacy of his own home and if it doesn’t bother the rest of the family, then it is fine. He needs to wear clothes in public. It would probably be better if he could learn to tolerate shorts.

All cotton sweat shorts might be tolerated.

This is assuming there are no young girls and no sexual stuff going on in the home.

This is not that unusual.


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27 May 2019, 8:43 am

One sign of a troll is that not many replies are offered.

Most of the time, posts inserted for shock value receive no replies from the Original Poster.

It doesn’t mean this person is a troll.

But it would be nice if he responded, if he is able.



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27 May 2019, 8:55 am

If this is genuine, they need to look into getting some social services.

They shouldn’t have to be bathing him 8-14 times a day. That wouldn’t be good for his skin.

Putting specific boundaries and expectations in place rather than letting him do whatever he wants would be good for everyone.



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27 May 2019, 8:59 am

The only thing that stands out to me in the OP's post is the 100,000 onesies , it seems contradictory. Apart from that different strokes for different folks


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27 May 2019, 9:05 am

Any person who is severely disabled needs structure and love.

To be allowed to run rampantly like that is not good for anybody.



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27 May 2019, 9:08 am

Reading this guy's other posts I wonder if his motivation is simply one of desperation.


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27 May 2019, 9:11 am

kraftiekortie wrote:
Any person who is severely disabled needs structure and love.

To be allowed to run rampantly like that is not good for anybody.


If they have structure and routine in place, they might find that his problem behaviors will lessen.

At the very least, it’ll reduce the overall stress in the household.



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27 May 2019, 9:16 am

I feel like I'm reading a different post , I don't see stress or desperation


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27 May 2019, 9:51 am

He has a previous thread...from December, 2018.

He seemed resigned, rather than desperate.



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27 May 2019, 9:53 am

kraftiekortie wrote:
My mistake. I didn’t notice his OTHER post.


No mistake on your part. I was just sharing where I got the info.



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27 May 2019, 10:05 am

A lot of what was written in the OP's first post doesn't make much sense to me who started out as a high maintenance level 3 and knows of many level 3's and how they are cared for and managed, especially considering this one is supposed to be 26. So unless the OP does some splainin I'm calling bullshit.



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27 May 2019, 10:09 am

Nobody would let anybody run rampant like that. The house would be ransacked.



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27 May 2019, 10:18 am

Well there's all that and then stuff like giving him 8-14 baths a day. He's always naked but also being toilet trained. He would be wearing a diaper all the time of course if he wasn't toilet trained. And of course if someone isn't toilet trained way before 26 it isn't going to happen.

Buuuut then again there's the 6 brain surgeries so who knows? Needless to say just having autism has nothing to so with getting brain surgery. Especially several brain surgeries. So who knows what the heck is actually going on.



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27 May 2019, 10:34 am

I prefer to be clothed in comfortable, functional clothing, even in the privacy of my own apartment. There are a lot of windows in it, and even with curtains and blinds I still don't feel completely safe.

Also when you sit on things while naked, you leave disgusting and germy bodily fluids on it, or more so, anyway. :eew:

I grew up in a country where being seen naked or nearly naked (other than one's romantic partner), is very embarrassing and even frightening. Although I don't think it's as insane as it is in the US.