CITY OF TONAWANDA —
Shanahan happily took part in the days’ activities, wearing a diaper for the day per the girls’ request and picking them up in his car for school, playing whatever music they chose.
At lunch time, Shanahan led the auctionees’ limbo dance in their costumes. Some others acted “too cool,” but not Shanahan.
“And you know what, when he looks back on his yearbook, he will see all of that fun he had by participating,” Thibodeau said. “And fun is such a better memory at my age than ‘it sucks.’ This week is going to be fun, and the rest is up to you.”
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