Girl given own prom after missing school
A brave teenager who missed her high school prom after facing several years of bullying finally got to wear her unused prom dress, thanks to her friends, family and hundreds of strangers.
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cheap Canada Goose (Picture: Mercury Press)More than 100 friends and family attended the glitzy makeshift prom which took place in Gosport, Hampshire, and came complete with a buffet, decorations and a disco. cheap Canada Goose
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‘The bikers were just amazing. We’re really grateful for everyone’s help. Shannon was very emotional but she looked amazing,’ she said.
‘There’s no better way to stick two fingers up at bullies than to go out and enjoy yourself.’
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