Jean Hanlon (left) and her twin sister, Joan, both 49, and other mentally handicapped residents of her cottage took a bus trip to nowhere -- just for the ride. Jean and Joan have been living at Fernald Development Center in Waltham, the nation's oldest institution for the mentally retarded, since they were toddlers.
Jean Hanlon (left) and her twin sister, Joan, both 49, and other mentally handicapped residents of her cottage took a bus trip to nowhere -- just for the ride. Jean and Joan have been living at Fernald Development Center in Waltham, the nation's oldest institution for the mentally retarded, since they were toddlers.
(Globe Staff Photo / Suzanne Kreiter)