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Ruth Joy Bryant wants to get back to the active life she had before a recent fall fractured her ankle, putting the 92-year-old Austinite in the hospital and into daily physical rehabilitation sessions.

Bryant did so well her doctors sent her home with instructions to walk as much as possible. Unfortunately, her block does not have sidewalks, and it is not safe for Bryant — who uses a walker — to be in the street alone, so she has a neighbor take walks with her.

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