Kanye West Gifts Paralyzed Fan With a Pair of Yeezys and a Handwritten Note

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Kanye West made a fan pretty happy when he gave him a pair of Yeezy Boost 350 V2s. Tyler Wesley, who was paralyzed after an accident caused him to sustain a vertebrae break, proudly displayed West’s gift to him on Instagram.

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“Tyler, You are an inspiration you show the world anything is possible thank you for sharing your journey. Kanye West.”

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Wesley has been capturing his rehabilitation progress on Instagram and recently posted a video of himself making strides:

For all of West’s antics, it’s good to see him giving back to his fans. In other news, I gifted my 11-year-old niece with a pair of Targeezy (Target’s versions of the Yeezy), and she will probably never speak to me again.

Bye, Kinja! It's been fun (occasionally).

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DISCUSSION

So he gave a pair of shoes to a guy who can’t walk? That was super nice of him, but I’m still going to chuckle about it.