For 10 Years Everyone Thought He Was In A Coma, Until One Therapist Realized The Horrifying Truth

When you consider that Martin Pistorius lived everybody’s worst nightmare for an entire decade, his smile shines brighter than the sun.

Up until he was 12, Martin was a healthy boy, but one day he came home from school sick and his condition continued to deteriorate every day. He eventually stopped communicating and the doctors told his family he wasn’t aware of the world around him, but in reality, his mind was as clear as ever. He was able to hear and see everything around him. For 10 years, he was living in a smallest prison ever – his own body, up until a day when one doctor realized there may be someone in there after all.

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