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Disabled Woman Nervously Shares Her “Sexy” Photos And Twitter Falls In Love With Her
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Disabled Woman Nervously Shares Her “Sexy” Photos And Twitter Falls In Love With Her

Sometimes, the internet can seem like a bad place. But when something important needs to be done, it instantly restores our faith in it. And the whole of humanity.

Nila Morton from Greenville, South Carolina, has just been reminded of that.

Morton was born with a rare condition called Ullrich congenital muscular dystrophy, which causes severe muscle weakness, and uses a wheelchair to get around.

The woman doesn’t usually post pictures of herself when she puts on a nice dress or goes out because she fears negative comments. But this time was different. This time, Morton felt really beautiful and sexy, and tweeted a few pics of herself anyway. And the Internet noticed. However, its reaction was anything but negative.

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“The day that my post went viral, I was studying, honestly,” Morton told Bored Panda. “Sundays are my study days, so I usually don’t be on social media. When I took a break, I saw how my post went viral and how most people loved my photos.”

Even though she doesn’t upload her entire life online, in her heart, Nila is really content with herself. “I’m human so I do have my days when I wish I could change something,” she said. “[But] usually, I love how I look. I love my disability and my wheelchair. I call it my throne. That’s how I have confidence.”

 

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“Most people love my image which is shocking because I know society feels like people with disabilities don’t have a life. [But this is] false.” Nonetheless, she was surprised at the support she has received. “Of course, there were jerks but there were [way] more loving people.”

“[The Internet’s reaction] made me feel good. I don’t need validation because I know who I am and I love who I am. However, it does feel good to show people that people with disabilities can live life. They can be beautiful. Shoot, they can be sexy! We are still human. Knowing people can see that now in 2020 makes me feel better about posting it.”

Nila dreams of becoming a model one day so she can show the world more beauty of people with disabilities. “I want to become a role model to help people chase their dreams and not be ashamed of being who they are,” she said.

Here’s what a few of the 500K people who liked Nila’s photos said about them

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Carlota Ocón
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2 years ago

Why is the word sexy in quotes? She is sexy AF no quotes needed

Matthew Smith
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2 years ago

Former employees of the Daily Mail perhaps.

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R L
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2 years ago

My first thought was also not to blur out the chair- it is part of her life. But the focus is also on her. She is a beautiful woman.

OkaMuffin
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2 years ago

Woah, she looks amazing! And that douche who called her retarded was in the wrong mindset. You keep going girl!

Just JoLynn
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2 years ago

Not only is the person who insulted her in the wrong mindset, he not a good judge of dancing cause the girl can move!!

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Carlota Ocón
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2 years ago

Why is the word sexy in quotes? She is sexy AF no quotes needed

Matthew Smith
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2 years ago

Former employees of the Daily Mail perhaps.

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R L
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2 years ago

My first thought was also not to blur out the chair- it is part of her life. But the focus is also on her. She is a beautiful woman.

OkaMuffin
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2 years ago

Woah, she looks amazing! And that douche who called her retarded was in the wrong mindset. You keep going girl!

Just JoLynn
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2 years ago

Not only is the person who insulted her in the wrong mindset, he not a good judge of dancing cause the girl can move!!

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