Meet Sophia & Emma.
From all outward appearances these two are just typical sisters – opposite in every way. One is outgoing. The other shy. One is girly. The other not so much. One is tall. The other petite. One has long, curly hair. The other sports a pixie cut. One looks like dad. The other looks like mom. Need I go on?
Despite all this individuality, these two sisters do have one significant thing in common: They were both born with profound, bilateral hearing loss.
In laymen’s terms, they are deaf.
You’d never know this if you met them. In fact, they are just about as ‘typical’ as any two teens/tweens can be: Continue reading