Frankie holds the younger boy’s ankles. When the ladies say “Go!” he and the boy race up the green toward the finish line. The younger boy’s desperate hand-after-hand wheeling pulls Frankie along. And Frankie refuses to let go until the end.
Their race ends, though not in victory. But not for lack of trying.
on the grass where children raced
laughter on video
more by FRANK J. TASSONE
photograph by Ashton BinghamHire An Editor