At the Emmy Awards ceremony in August, Temple Grandin took the stage several times as the HBO movie about her life grabbed seven awards.
Dressed in rancher attire with a red scarf and a silver belt buckle, Grandin gave the film’s executive producer a long hug.
For someone who started life unable to bear a hug from her parents, the embrace was a sign of how far she’s come.
Grandin, now 63, has autism.
Read more here: Living the autistic life – CharlotteObserver.com.
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