Letter: Disabled couple should be together
Thank you for your beautiful article "Their unfinished love story" [News, March 31], about the mentally challenged man and woman who wished to marry and live together.
Shame on the group homes that won't allow them to live as a married couple because the homes are not set up that way. I say, get busy setting up for them, and set a precedent for other homes to do the same!
How wonderful they have found each other and want to spend the rest of their lives caring for each other. Isn't this a fundamental right we all should have?
Judy Odette, Plainview
Editor's note: The writer has a developmentally disabled adult daughter.