The little girl in the hospital bed put on a brave face.
She said "cheese" when a photographer asked to take her picture Tuesday. She tucked into a slice of pizza delivered by a nurse. When asked how she felt, she said, "Fine," in that guarded, sing-song voice small children use with adults they don't know.
But whenever Talayha Mable, who will be 4 years old on July 4, moved her right leg, she twisted her face and cried out… Continue