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Special to the Los Angeles Times, February 26, 2007
I have a dear friend named Phil whose wife died after a long battle
with breast cancer, leaving behind two young daughters. Always the good
patient, she remained strong throughout her treatments. When ultimately
moribund, she resisted the inevitable with all her strength. Everyone
Please read this moving and important piece written by a colleague from Toronto.