WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - At age 15, he received an inspirational letter from President George H.W. Bush.
Chad Porter, a motivational speaker, shared the letter in a post on Facebook.
Today on First at Four, Porter said the president wrote to him after he was in a water skiing accident that took one of his legs.
Porter explained how much the letter, along with others from people like legendary UNC basketball coach Dean Smith, meant to him during his recovery.