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Thread: Awareness for Childhood Cancer

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Vancouver Island, Courtenay/Comox Valley, British Columbia

    Awareness for Childhood Cancer

    A girl that my daughter knows died yesterday near here in Vancouver.

    Apparently she was something of a celebrity in western Canada.

    Here's an interview with her on YouTube and you can see her singing a song that she wrote and that was picked up by a major Canadian music producer.

    It's interesting, but sad, of course, as it is whenever a child dies.
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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    somewhere east of Queen Creek, AZ - South East of Phoenix
    Its sad any time a child dies because they haven't really had a chance to experience life. Just a statistic but did you know that 1 out of every 2 males ans 1 out of every 3 females will get cancer in there lifetime. It is the #1 leading killer in the world.'
    "There’s a lot of work being done today that doesn’t have any soul in it. The technique may be the utmost perfection, yet it is lifeless. It doesn’t have a soul. I hope my furniture has a soul to it." - Sam Maloof
    The Pessimist complains about the wind; The Optimist expects it to change;The Realist adjusts the sails.~ William Arthur Ward

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Los Angeles, CA
    Such a nasty disease and it is even worst when it happens to a child.
    Chinese Proverb: Man who eats many prunes gets good run for the money.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Honolulu, Hawaii

    Awareness for Childhood Cancer

    Thanks Cynthia.

    What a girl. What a voice, so sad it is silenced.

    But be thankful for electronic voice recording and videos. Megan will live on, forever.
    "You got to learn from the mistakes of others. You won't live long enough to make them all yourself". (Author unknown)

    "Time flies like..... an arrow,,,Fruit flies like..... a banana." Groucho Marx

    Ah,,,to live in Paradise!

    Registered voting member

    Fighting for all I am worth, and praying every day.

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