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A bit a joy in a time of sorrow

“The Egg Crack Challenge has really been a great thing for us getting through this. It’s a bit of joy in a time of sorrow. We all need to try to help cure this disease.”

Lyndall Hauver, mother of Will Hauver

Will Hauver was a Rollins College student who launched the “Egg Crack Challenge” last year. The challenge was much like the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS; people were challenged to crack eggs on their head in the name of raising money for diabetes research. Will Hauver died in February.

The quote appeared in David Lauderdale column in the Island Packet, a newspaper serving Hilton Head, S.C.

Lauderdale himself took the Egg Crack Challenge. Here’s the video: 

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