Finish This Sentence: My Cancer ... : My Cancer There's no question that my cancer changed my life. It changed everything. It changed my future, it changed my present. It changed my body, it changed my mind.
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Finish This Sentence: My Cancer ...

There's no question that my cancer changed my life. It changed everything. It changed my future, it changed my present. It changed my body, it changed my mind.

The things that changed for the worse are obvious. Did it change anything for the better? I think that it made me wiser. Taught me something that I needed to know.

I write every day about my cancer. About my life with the Beast. You all, in your comments, tell me about your cancer and how it has changed your lives. But I want to learn more. Have I missed something? A lesson that the disease was trying to pass on? Is there more that I need to know about how to live with this disease?

So I have a favor to ask of all of you. To finish one sentence. And I hope, by sharing our answers, we'll all learn from each other. So here goes:

My cancer...

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