An Anecdote

November 17, 2008
By Tiffany Clark, Batesville, IN

“Be what ever you want to be, don’t let anyone or anything stop you, not even yourself.” Said my grandfather as I remembered all the fawned memories. That day at the nursing home my grandpa was in the middle of Chemo. Therapy. I felt like I was literally watching him slip away, it turns out I was. The main thing I will never forget is him holding my hand and looking me square in the eyes and saying “Don’t worry, I’ll be ok.” Even though he knew he wouldn’t be okay. So I will admire him for his bravery now, and always.

The author's comments:
This is based on a true event.

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This article has 3 comments.

karen said...
on Dec. 2 2008 at 4:12 pm
I heart this. I'm so happyfor youuuuuuuuuuu!

tiff-tiff said...
on Nov. 24 2008 at 4:32 pm
this is based off of my childhood memories, when I wrote this peice I smiled through the whole thing... I hope you like it...

tiff-tiff said...
on Nov. 24 2008 at 4:28 pm
yteah this is based on what really happened so, yeah I would love to know what you guys think of it..

thanks! ~Tiff

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