Strangers Send out Cards to Dying Lady Celebrating Final Xmas

Addie Fausett, heart, and her sisters Shaley Fausett, remaining, and Audree Fausett, appropriate, open Christmas playing cards sent to them from strangers about the globe.

Despite the fact that she’s just six-several years-old, this may well be Addie Fausett’s last Xmas.

“She’s loved Christmas,” Addie’s mother Tami Fausett, 29, advised ABC News. “It is been really challenging.”

Last calendar year, an MRI unveiled that Addie had comprehensive atrophy to her brain.

“[Doctors said there was] approximately a year for her left, and that could go quicker if the wrong part of the brain decides to go,” said Fausett.

When Addie was 3-many years-aged, the keep-at-property mom from Fountain Green, Utah, observed that her daughter stopped expanding.

“We experienced taken her to the medical professional due to the fact we discovered her actions commenced to adjust and she was sort of shaky with her arms,” Fausett said. “She commenced to sluggish down a minor little bit. When she was closer to 4, she fell off the expansion chart.”

Even with numerous medical doctor visits and numerous checks, doctors have been not able to figure out what precisely is ailing Addie, who has by no means weighed much more than twenty five pounds.

“It angers me that they can’t figure out what is actually incorrect, what is having my small woman,” mentioned Fausett, who quit her job to get treatment of Addie. “I know even if they found out what it was, they wouldn’t be able to cease it. I would just really like to know what it was, due to the fact it is tough to know your kid’s unwell but to not know what it is.”

With Xmas just weeks away, Fausett said Addie is having a more challenging time with conversing and carrying out a lot of issues.

“She’s a content kid, but a lot of times she just cries all working day,” Fausett explained. “I do not know if she’s just in soreness or just, you know, getting difficulty speaking or just will not really feel excellent.”

Since Addie is not able to perform with other young children because of her constraints, Addie’s grandmother arrived up with the notion to request individuals to send out Christmas playing cards to Addie and her sisters, Shayley Fausett, 10, and Audree, seven, and to explain to Addie they were her friends.

Every day, the loved ones and Addie, on her great times, decide up hundreds of Christmas playing cards at the publish office .

“She loves it. She just smiles,” Fausett stated. “And some of them are her boyfriends. One minor boy place that he was her boyfriend, and an additional tiny one she explained, ‘This one is my boyfriend.'”

With the aid of household and pals and social media, Addie has received cards from all in excess of the planet, which includes Saudi Arabia and Germany.

“I am hanging them on the partitions. I have received to appear up with yet another way. My residence is not huge sufficient,” Fausett laughed.

The cards are a comfort to Addie and her sisters, who are also dealing with the modern decline of their father and Fausett’s estranged spouse, who handed away on Nov. 29.

“I never know how to thank absolutely everyone. It truly is remarkable to me that they are so supplying to any individual they don’t even know,” Fausett explained.

“It’s not a great deal, but that card means so a lot to Addie.”

If you’d like to send out a card to Addie, you can mail it to:

Addie and Her Household

P.O Box 162, Fountain Eco-friendly, Utah, 84632

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