CHAPTER 8Relationships: Sustaining Intimacy and Trust
If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
The most famous little leaguer is a remarkable girl named Mo’ne Davis. She pitched in the Little League World Series—the first ever to pitch a no-hitter—and her athletic performance, poise, and humility earned her national media attention. Being 13, female, African-American, and from a low-income family added to her recognition. She was on the cover of Sports Illustrated, made the rounds on all the nighttime talk shows, and threw a perfect strike at a Dodger’s game. This talented athlete became a role model for young girls throughout the country, due not only to her incredible skills on the field, but to ...