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A Paralyzed Man Surprised Everyone At His Daughter’s Wedding… And Stood Up.

A Paralyzed Man Surprised Everyone At His Daughter’s Wedding… And Stood Up.

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Irving Caplan became paralyzed and permanently wheelchair-bound after a bicycle accident in 2012. He refused to let this huge hurdle stop him from standing in honor of his daughter's wedding two years later. Caplan wasn't able to walk his daughter down the aisle; instead, he rose to the occasion of toasting to his daughter's happiness with help from a Rex Bionics robotic suit. The suit is controlled a joystick, 29 microprocessors, and 10 high-speed actuators. Daily Mirror There were few dry eyes in the banquet hall by the time he finished his speech. Daily Mirror (via Daily Mirror.) Caplan explained: "The speech would have been the same had ...