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I am in the good position of not being able to make gestures with my hands, so my voice is the only form of expression that I have. This forces a huge concentration on the part of the audience. If you remain still and have only the face and the voice, the audience has to concentrate, much more so. So maybe it is also an opportunity.
After his mother took the drug thalidomide against her morning sickness during pregnancy, he was born with birth defects, so he has phocomelia of the upper extremities with very short or absent long bones.