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ATLANTA -- Joseph Martin was born 16 weeks early with auditory neuropathy, which makes everything sounds like static.

"I think of all the diagnoses that he had, the hearing loss is the hardest one to accept," said his mother Laura.

She and hernow 3-year-old son were inspired by the recipient of recent Random Act of Kindness, Elle Duncan's big sister Kelli.

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Kelliwas born profoundly deaf, but grew up to be a firefighter with Clayton County. She couldn't wait to meet Joseph!

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