Casts have changed from the good old plaster-of-paris days.
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Not only do they come in the color of your choice- with, or without glitter- but they weigh a small fraction of the old ones. And they were insistent about fixing up the bear, too. And Smidgen was insistent that the "I told you so!" had to go on the bear's cast as well as her own.
Winter sun makes for interesting photographs.
And, yeah; in case you were wondering, we're pretty sure Smidgen is the most beautiful child on the planet.
The doctor who put the cast on told her she was "awesome!" for the way she just took it all in stride.