Clowns, Kelly Ballagh, left  and his wife Becky Ballagh helped each other with their gloves at Kentucky Children's Hospital in Lexington, Ky., on Aug. 7, 2013. The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey clowns visited hospitalized children as part of Beads of Courage,  an organization that helps children with serious illness though arts-in-medicine programs.  Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff
Clowns, Kelly Ballagh, left and his wife Becky Ballagh helped each other with their gloves at Kentucky Children's Hospital in Lexington, Ky., on Aug. 7, 2013. The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey clowns visited hospitalized children as part of Beads of Courage, an organization that helps children with serious illness though arts-in-medicine programs. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff Lexington Herald-Leader
Clowns, Kelly Ballagh, left and his wife Becky Ballagh helped each other with their gloves at Kentucky Children's Hospital in Lexington, Ky., on Aug. 7, 2013. The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey clowns visited hospitalized children as part of Beads of Courage, an organization that helps children with serious illness though arts-in-medicine programs. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff Lexington Herald-Leader