Low muscle tone is part and parcel with Down syndrome. One thing that you might notice is a blank look on the face of someone who has Down syndrome. That’s the low muscle tone at play. Alice has those moments too, but let me tell you that she is just a big bag of personality.
And I think this picture shows that pretty well. Today I met her when she got off her bus and most times she says, “Daddy? Where’s mommy?” Today, I earned a “Daddy! You my man!” I don’t know exactly what I did to earn that, but I take what I can get.