January 5, 2012

"It's common for people to fear death, and I’m no exception."

"But when I heard that Dr. McKinnon had decided to come back to Vietnam one more time to give me a new life, I became more hopeful."

4 comments:

The Drill SGT said...

I assume the real iffy thing is that it must have a good blood supply... like the Femoral.

EDH said...

They should have called in Dr. Kissinger to bomb the tumor, for old time sake.

edutcher said...

Yes, pulling the US out did the people in Saigon so much good.

michaele said...

There are several links to videos in the news story and, oh my, this poor man's reality with this tumor is almost unfathomable. It is humbling and inspiring to see such an example of courage in an ordinary person.
Sure makes the challenges of the transgendered in a subsequent post pale in comparison.