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    Update on My Friend: The "Living Wake"

    Some of you here have been following the story of my friend Derek, who is going through colon cancer and has decided to stop chemotherapy, and have been sending your prayers and thoughts his way. I thought you might like to read about the "living wake" that his wife arranged earlier this month. I wasn't able to go but by all accounts it was a wonderful event.

    http://www.penmachine.com/2011/03/my-living-wake

    Thank you all again for supporting him.
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    Quote Originally Posted by overedge View Post
    Some of you here have been following the story of my friend Derek, who is going through colon cancer and has decided to stop chemotherapy, and have been sending your prayers and thoughts his way. I thought you might like to read about the "living wake" that his wife arranged earlier this month. I wasn't able to go but by all accounts it was a wonderful event.

    http://www.penmachine.com/2011/03/my-living-wake

    Thank you all again for supporting him.
    He seems a remarkable man, with an amazing wife.

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    Fantastic people. Thanks for sharing this.

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    How remarkable Derek - and his entire circle - are.
    Thank you for sharing.

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    Thank you for posting this. The slideshow was bitterweet to see, but a fine tribute.
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