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Then she got pregnant once, twice…
Then she got pregnant
once, twice…
She had five miscarriages
She had five miscarriages.
Finally the doctors gave a diagnosis. She didn't have much longer
Finally the doctors gave a diagnosis.
She didn't have much longer.
We decided to adopt anyway
We decided to adopt anyway.
Sir
Sir.
Please
Please.
Please!
Please!
Yes
Yes.
I want…
I want…
I'm gonna have a tarte tatin
I'm gonna have a tarte tatin.
But cooked all the way. Because the chocolate cake had a problem
But cooked all the way.
Because the chocolate cake had a problem.
It was all fluid inside…
It was all fluid inside…
flowing everywhere. It was weird
flowing everywhere.
It was weird.
That's what a 'mi-cuit' is supposed to do, sir
That's what a 'mi-cuit'
is supposed to do, sir.
– That's why? – Yes
– That's why?
– Yes.
I'm still gonna have a tarte tatin
I'm still gonna
have a tarte tatin.
I always liked competition
I always liked competition.
Extreme sports, speed…
Extreme sports, speed…
Going faster, higher…
Going faster, higher…
I had it all with paragliding
I had it all with paragliding.
I got high, could see everything. And breathe
I got high, could see everything.
And breathe.
I was raised with the conviction I was good enough to pee on the whole world
I was raised with the conviction I was
good enough to pee on the whole world.
I'd like to drink something. My mouth feels dry
I'd like to drink something.
My mouth feels dry.
That's one of the side effects when you smoke weed…
That's one of the side effects
when you smoke weed…
– What are the other ones? – It makes you hungry…
– What are the other ones?
– It makes you hungry…
And chatty
And chatty.
And then a day of bad weather, a day I shouldn't have gone paragliding
And then a day of bad weather, a day
I shouldn't have gone paragliding.
But you did
But you did.
Maybe to to share Alice's pain, because I knew she wouldn't make it
Maybe to to share Alice's pain,
because I knew she wouldn't make it.
In the end, two broken cervicals
In the end, two
broken cervicals.
And only my head left to get high
And only my head
left to get high.
The pain didn't take my mind away
The pain didn't
take my mind away.
My true disability is not having to be in a wheel chair
My true disability is not
having to be in a wheel chair.
It's having to be without her
It's having to be without her.
What do the doctors say?
What do the doctors say?
You know, with the recent progress, they're gonna keep me alive until 70
You know, with the recent progress,
they're gonna keep me alive until 70.
With massages and medication
With massages and medication.
It's expensive… but I'm a rich tetraplegic
It's expensive…
but I'm a rich tetraplegic.
I would shoot myself
I would shoot myself.
Well, you can't even do that when you're tetraplegic
Well, you can't even do that
when you're tetraplegic.
Oh shit. That's right
Oh shit. That's right.
That's tough, man
That's tough, man.
What day are we today?
What day are we today?
I don't know, the 8th or the 9th…
I don't know, the
8th or the 9th…
So it's official!
So it's official!
– What? – You did it
– What?
– You did it.
Your trial is over
Your trial is over.
– So I'm hired? – Of course you're hired
– So I'm hired?
– Of course you're hired.
– Can I count on you? – Yeah
– Can I count on you?
– Yeah.
Good
Good.
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