A Son’s Wish

December 16th, 2012

Mommy, when I grow up, I will invent a vaccine that stops cancer before it grows.

Then I will invent a time machine and travel back in time. I’ll give you the vaccine,
and then you will never have had cancer.

– my five year old

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8 Responses to “A Son’s Wish”

  1. December 16, 2012 at 2:01 pm

    Gold ! with a heart of gold. Kids are so precious.

  2. December 16, 2012 at 3:06 pm

    I lub this. 5 year olds are so awesome, way to go little one.

  3. December 17, 2012 at 7:33 am

    This is such a powerful post, and what wisdom and clarity your son has. A wise and caring boy. (((hugs))) to you all xoxox

  4. December 17, 2012 at 10:13 am

    That’s just lovely. It must have melted your heart right on the spot.

  5. December 18, 2012 at 8:55 am

    Oh, Lani…

  6. December 18, 2012 at 10:17 am

    You are doing something right with this gem of a son! Hugs to both of you!

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  8. marisa
    January 22, 2013 at 4:25 pm

    :)…my son was 7 when I was dx’ed with breast cancer (7 years ago)…his father had died 2 years prior…so after asking me if my surgeon was “that guy jesus christ (he did kind-of look like him), he asked me…”so Ma, do you have a will?”

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