On this evening, there wasn’t a dry eye within the ballroom.
The Oct. 17 episode of Dancing With the Stars introduced the tip of the street for the season’s most inspiring performer—and one final dance.
As Selma Blair, who had been competing on the present following her MS analysis in 2018, entered the rehearsal studio to arrange for her routine with accomplice Sasha Farber, she had some tough information to interrupt.
” I have been monitored and in contact with my docs this complete course of,” Selma instructed Sasha. “I had these MRIs. The outcomes got here again and all of it simply provides as much as that I am unable to go on with the competitors. I pushed so far as I may.”
Selma defined that if she continued, she would danger intensive harm to her physique, however vowed to make use of it as a studying expertise for her 11-year-old son Arthur, telling Sasha, “I am going to should settle in and get again to being a mother and displaying him I’ve to drag again on one thing that I really like doing and typically you make laborious choices.”
To not be deterred, nonetheless, Selma stated, “I actually need to have one final stunning dance with you.”
And that is precisely what she did.
Set to “What the World Wants Now,” Selma and Sasha danced a beautiful waltz that introduced the ballroom to its toes and virtually each individual contained in the ballroom reaching for the closest tissue.