I was home alone every day with a deadly disease ravaging my body and trying to take my life from me. My children were in school, my disabled parents were unable to visit me, my wife was at work – providing me the insurance that was saving my life, my brother was working every day, and my sister was living in Europe.
Every day I would wake up, drive myself to my radiation treatments, then come home to an empty house. Every day I would sit and look at myself in the mirror as my disease slowly took its toll on my body. Every day, the hearts of my wife and children broke as they had to leave me, but there was no other option.… (read more)
Me and my lovely wife.