To my friend with prostate cancer

"I love you"

My dear friend whom I've known for 4 years now has prostate cancer.

He has been in remission since 1999... before I met him.

In the past few months, the cancer came back.

My dad, whom I don't talk to, has the same cancer (recently diagnosed) and my friend's PSA levels are higher than my Dad's.

I guess I go through my friend to see how my Dad is doing.

Recently I found out that my friend's cancer has spread...

We have become closer as if though he is the Dad friendship I wish I had!

I love you my dear friend and thank you for showing me the strength I hope to have when I have to say good-bye.

This prostate cancer story was submitted by a friend on 7/19/11.

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