Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer whose cancer cells – taken without her knowledge-- revolutionized the world of medicine, saved lives and opened up the most important bioethics discussion of our time. This is important stuff. Glad I read it.
You is kind. You is smart. You is important. This is a quote from the 2011 film The Help. Abilieen Clark uses this quote to give Mae Mobley some self confidence and self-worth. Something we should give all the children in the world!