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Life is Short, So am I | Ci En Lee | TEDxYouth@VJC
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Added Jul 21, 2016
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What is it like to view the world from a different angle, literally? Does everything become gigantic? Let Ci En brings you through how he views things from his height.

Born with achondroplasia or genetic dwarfism, Ci En may be the shortest person anywhere but he towers over others with his positive optimism and ambition. Reaching his maximum height of 1.25m, he could have given in to despair or simply gotten by with as little fuss and drawing as little attention to himself as possible. However, Ci En chooses to embrace life and avail himself of all the possibilities that life has to offer, more so in many unthinkable ways than most of his peers. Ci En was also a former Victorian from the 2013 batch.

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