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Rude letter left on amputee's car goes viral

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The letter left on Ashley's car. (PHOTO: Facebook) The letter left on Ashley's car. (PHOTO: Facebook)
The full letter. (PHOTO: Facebook) The full letter. (PHOTO: Facebook)
MIAMISBURG, Ohio - 26-year-old Ashley Brady lost her leg last year in an accident, and has been learning how to walk again using a prosthetic leg. But walking on snow and ice can still prove to be difficult, so when Ashley received a handicap parking spot from her apartment complex last week, she was pretty happy. At least until someone started parking in her new spot. 

Two days after receiving her parking spot, Brady came home to someone already parked there. Brady says she looked for a handicap placard or plate and didn't find one, so decided to leave a note for the driver to explain her situation and need for the spot. What she got in return has gone viral on the internet and has many people scratching their heads, wondering how someone could  be so rude. 

Brady received a reply note from the unidentified driver that read:

"Hey handicap! First, never place your hands on my car again! Second, honey you ain't the only one with 'struggles.' You want pity go to a one leg support group! You messed with the wrong one! I don't care what your note said shove it, but you touch my car again I will file a report, I am not playing! I let the office know the cry baby one leg touches my property I will cause trouble so go cry your struggles to someone who cares cause I'm walking away with both mine! -B***h."

Brady was in disbelief. Her sister posted a picture of the note on social media and it almost immediately went viral.

“I got a lot of feedback from this online from a lot of other amputees who have been in similar situations,” Brady told local media. “You're not just going to get what you want by being bullying. She told me to cry to someone who cares, so I went to the internet and it turns out a lot of people care.”

Brady filed a grievance with police in Miamisburg, and the management of the apartment complex has not yet decided what to do about the incident. 

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