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A Modern-Day Fairy Tale in 25 Photos: A Quad-Amputee Soldier, his Girlfriend and their Unqualified Love

By Meredith Carroll |

Taylor Morris

Taylor Morris and Danielle Kelly

Taylor Morris is a Navy Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) Technician who was deployed to Afghanistan in January.

On May 3, he was so severely wounded he lost both of his legs, left arm from the bicep down, and right hand.

One thing has remained constant since Taylor sustained his injury: The love and devotion of his long-time girlfriend Danielle Kelly.

Taylor’s friend, photographer Tim Dodd, has captured Taylor and Danielle’s journey in a series of gorgeous photographs. Take a look:

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Taylor Morris and Danielle Kelly

Taylor Morris

Taylor Morris is a Navy Explosive Ordinance Disposal from Cedar Falls, Iowa.

Photographs by Tim Dodd Photography. Select captions from Tim Dodd Photography and TaylorMorris.org. To see more of Taylor Morris’ story, go to TimDoddPhotography.com 

To make a donation to a trust that has been established for Taylor Morris, go here

Source: BuzzFeed

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Meredith Carroll

Meredith C. Carroll is an award-winning columnist and writer based in Aspen, Colorado. She can be found regularly on the Op-Ed page of The Denver Post. From 2005-2012 her other column, "Meredith Pro Tem" ran in several newspapers, as well as occasionally on The Huffington Post since 2009. Read more about her (or don’t, whatever) at her website. Read bio and latest posts → Read Meredith's latest posts →

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One thought on “A Modern-Day Fairy Tale in 25 Photos: A Quad-Amputee Soldier, his Girlfriend and their Unqualified Love

  1. Susan Kelley says:

    The beauty of these photos brought tears to my eyes. What a gorgeous couple.

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