This Guy Kept His Childhood Promise And Took His Down Syndrome Friend To Prom

This Guy Kept His Childhood Promise And Took His Down Syndrome Friend To Prom
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Ben Moser and Mary Lapkowicz have been the best of friends ever since. Their friendship had not been affected though Mary suffered from the Down syndrome. He asked her out to the prom too and Mary's brother posted on Facebook declaring how happy he was. Ben had indeed kept his promise. What a wonderful soul, right?

 

They both were in the same elementary school for three years.

They both were in the same elementary school for three years.

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He made sure that Mary participated in all the activities.

He made sure that Mary participated in all the activities.
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In the fourth grade, he made Mary a promise that he would take her to the prom when they grow up.

In the fourth grade, he made Mary a promise that he would take her to the prom when they grow up.
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They went to different high schools and were being separated.

They went to different high schools and were being separated.
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But, their friendship was restored due to a common football match played between the two schools.

But, their friendship was restored due to a common football match played between the two schools.
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Tracey Spogli was glad to see Mary and Ben after so many years.

Tracey Spogli was glad to see Mary and Ben after so many years.
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She recalls the fourth-grade memories and says that it was a positive experience for the entire class to have Mary studying with them.

She was like a sunshine in the class.

She was like a sunshine in the class.
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Mary was going to the prom with her friends.

Mary was going to the prom with her friends.
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But, she did not know that Ben will keep his promise and ask her to go to the prom.

But, she did not know that Ben will keep his promise and ask her to go to the prom.
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Tom Lapokwicz, Mary's brother was the happiest person when he came to know that Ben had asked her to the prom.

Tom Lapokwicz, Mary's brother was the happiest person when he came to know that Ben had asked her to the prom.
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Let's go to the prom now!

Let's go to the prom now!
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He is the sweetest friend ever!