'I cried all the way home': Santa Claus grants final wish to a dying child

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Eric Schmitt-Matzen looks every bit the Santa Claus. His 6-foot frame carries 310 pounds, leaving “just enough of a lap for the kids to sit on,” he says with a gentle Kringley chuckle right out of Central Casting. No fake facial …
( read original story …)