Culture Beat / June 2, 2020

Kid Throws Socially Distant Prom After Babysitter’s Was Canceled

My babysitter “probably wanted to see me a lot. She is also one of the best people I’ve known.”

“He’s the real prom king of Raleigh, N.C. — and he’s just 7 years old. A big-hearted kid named Curtis Rogers went the extra mile for his nanny, Rachel Chapman, and not just by being on his best behavior on her watch. Curtis learned that Rachel wouldn’t have a senior prom this season over COVID-19 concerns, so he threw one for her.”

“‘He planned a socially distant prom, complete with dancing & her favorite foods,’ said Rachel’s mother, Becky, in a May 26 tweet that has since earned 1,100 retweets and more than 11,000 likes. She added four photos to her sweet upload, showing the pair seated at a flower-decorated table near a magnolia tree — spaced far apart by a long pool noodle — as well as another that showed them posing at least 6 feet apart in their formal wear.”

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