This Is The Most Beautiful, Deeply Meaningful Photo Shoot Ever. How It Came To Be Is So Touching.

Mackenzie was asked to star in a mermaid photo shoot.
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Kerri was shocked when she realized the teen was paralyzed, but she knew it would just make these photos even more powerful
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The photographer’s son Shawn spent hours designing Mackenzie’s mermaid tail. It included floating boards inside that would help hold her up.
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Being asked to be in a shoot was an emotional moment for Mackenzie, especially since she thought her dreams of modeling were over.
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She felt beautiful and complete.
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Kerri wanted to give something back to the young girl, who had so much taken away from her.
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She got to emulate Ariel from the Little Mermaid…
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And also Belle from Beauty and the Beast.
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Now, Mackenzie is realizing her dreams aren’t dead after all.
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This magical experience gave her wisdom and bravery.
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She is thinking about pursuing a modeling career from her wheelchair. She never realized it was possible before.
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