UNSTOPPABLE: A Quad Amputee Story

June 5, 2014 | 15 Comments » | Topics: Interesting


Taylor @ 18 years old. Senior pic 5/21/2007

Taylor @ 18 years old. Senior pic 5/21/2007

Taylor with his girl friend of 7 years. Danielle, 12/27/2011

Taylor with his girl friend of 7 years. Danielle, 12/27/2011

Taylor got deployed to Afghanistan in January, 2012 as a NAVY EOD Petty Officer

Taylor got deployed to Afghanistan in January, 2012 as a NAVY EOD Petty Officer

On May 3rd, Taylor stepped on an IED while trying to clear the area.

Danielle’s first time seeing Taylor after the accident 5/7/2012

Danielle's first time seeing Taylor after the accident 5/7/2012

Taylor now conscious 5/13/2012

Taylor now conscious 5/13/2012

My first time seeing Taylor in the hospital 6/18/2012

My first time seeing Taylor in the hospital 6/18/2012

Taylor’s first time out of the hospital to be a tourist in Washington DC

Taylor's first time out of the hospital to be a tourist in Washington DC

How Taylor texted

How Taylor texted

Taylor’s spirit was still there. He never stopped joking around and being himself

Taylor's spirit was still there. He never stopped joking around and being himself

Taylor and Danielle cuddling watching a movie

Taylor and Danielle cuddling watching a movie

waiting for appointments

waiting for appointments

physical therapy

physical therapy

being fitted with his first prosthetics 6/18/2012

being fitted with his first prosthetics 6/18/2012

Mastering walking on Otto Bock X2’s 8/17/2012

Mastering walking on Otto Bock X2's 8/17/2012

Marine One flying overhead while doing a shoot on the National Mall 8/18/2012

Marine One flying overhead while doing a shoot on the National Mall 8/18/2012

Visiting their beach house together in Virginia Beach, Danielle has to carry him up the stairs 8/19/2012

Visiting their beach house together in Virginia Beach, Danielle has to carry him up the stairs 8/19/2012

practice, practice

practice, practice

Danielle, Taylor and his brother, Riley

Danielle, Taylor and his brother, Riley

Taylor and me

Taylor and me

First time home since the accident 8/30/2012

First time home since the accident 8/30/2012

First time seeing his grandpa since the accident

First time seeing his grandpa since the accident

His friends, family and community threw a parade for his weekend homecoming

His friends, family and community threw a parade for his weekend homecoming

over 5,000 people lined a 8 mile parade route

over 5,000 people lined a 8 mile parade route

Standing down town of his hometown

Standing down town of his hometown

At a friends wedding, dancing, having fun

At a friends wedding, dancing, having fun

9/1/2012 at a friend’s wedding

9/1/2012 at a friend's wedding

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=osfrph0iQF8 as seen on a google commercial

NYC

NYC

Taylor wanted a ride with his idol, Ken Block, so we made a video of him drifting my car

Taylor wanted a ride with his idol, Ken Block, so we made a video of him drifting my car

Best day ever!!! 2/20/2013, Ken Block and his guys were UNREAL! To keep up with Taylor and Danielle, visit www.taylormorris.org

Best day ever!!! 2/20/2013, Ken Block and his guys were UNREAL! To keep up with Taylor and Danielle, visit www.taylormorris.org

To keep up with Taylor and Danielle, visit www.taylormorris.org and find Taylor Morris Community Support on Facebook