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Calling someone who utilizes a wheelchair or someone who has some form of physical limitation “inspirational” is often an off-putting comment.
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Torres, Katherine, "Unless You Know Someone’s Story, Don’t ‘Compliment’ Them as Inspirational" (2019). UCF Forum. 352.
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