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Deaf Girl Dancing

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Deaf Girl Dancing

I really enjoyed this girl’s dancing and so I decided to shoot a short video of her. As the other kids join in the fun, you can hear them yelling “Obruni!” a few times as they vie for my attention.

I found out about an hour later that the dancing girl is completely deaf, and has been so from birth. She does not speak a single word. It took me this long to figure it out because her body language was so expressive, I did not experience a communication barrier with her. The better part of an hour went by before I finally realized she did not use words to communicate! So here she is:

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“Crazy Kids Song & Dancing Clip” performed by our bloggers!

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“Crazy Kids Song & Dancing Clip” performed by our bloggers!

Presenting a song and dance on my front porch, by the bloggers themselves! The language they are singing in is called Twi, which is the primary language of these kids and of most Ashanti Ghanaians. The children named this clip “Crazy Kids Song & Dancing Clip”.