Johnson said she also was overwhelmed by the support.
“I’m amazed and humbled,” she said.
The girl said she’s not worried about her surgery, and her constant smile backs that up. The condition has severely limited her activities, so she’s looking forward to getting back to some of her favorite pastimes.
“Softball, basketball, tennis,” she ticked off as she counted on her fingers. “Oh, and riding my dirt bike and my pony, Strawberry.”
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