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I Just Found Out My Best Friend Has Cancer

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    My Mother

    my dear friend who is close in my heart as a mother to me as anyone could get. the mum i wish i had. i have not seen her in a while.i love her so much i found out last night she has breast cancer.i wish i could take it away and have it instead.she is too special too important...
    freeangel freeangel 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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    My best friend has cancer

    and it SUCKS! I do not want him to be sick or hurt. He just got married and has a baby on the way and this should be the best time of his life. He shouldn't be in bed sick and on chemo. I wish I was allowed to see him (Long Story) but of course I am not so I have to sit here...
    nikolasmom nikolasmom 36-40 1 Response Oct 7, 2014

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    Wow :(

    i met him in the 9th grade we hit it off so well, we were practically like twins. after gr.11 he moved across the country with him family, but hes kept in touch with me the entire time...he told me a few days ago that he just found out hes got cancer...hes only 21... i keep...
    pinknailpolish89 pinknailpolish89 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2009

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    I Found Out My Best Friend.has Canver

    Hi so I jus t found out my bestfriend has leukemia :( I dont know what to do shouodni.tell her I know? I want to know how long.is she going to live I dont want to lose her I honestly dont I will kill my self
    joseline118 joseline118 16-17, F Sep 6, 2012

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    My Best Mate Has Cancer

    My best mate, ex and Big Bro (I never had) of 28 years was diagnosed in July with terminal cancer, of the lung which has been caused by his smoking, saying that I cant actually completely blame him as he started smoking excessively in 2003 when our daughter (Graci-Anne) died...
    allisoncounsell allisoncounsell 26-30 Oct 2, 2010

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    If This Happened

    I'd be very upset, but at the same time try to give all the support I could.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Apr 25, 2012

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    MIGHT!!! I just barely found out.

    She's been sick and went in and they did biopsies and her white cell count is way low and she's been hemorrhaging internally in her stomach and it doesn't look good. My heart has broken in two for her < 3 I am praying hard for you GIRL!!!!
    kittyluv78 kittyluv78 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 9, 2014

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    My Best Friend Has Stage IV Cancer

    T his doesn't seem possible one minute; then the next minute overwhelming fear fills my senses.  My dear friend Ursula, age 64, has breast cancer.  It didn't show up on a mammogram.  It didn't show up on a sonogram.  INFLAMMATORY BREAST CANCER...
    mscintx mscintx 61-65, F 3 Responses Apr 8, 2009

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    He Was Just Given A Time frame To Live In

    My best friend has cancer and has just been told that he a week to three months to live and he seems so happy about it, not that he's dieing but happy about life while I am struggling to keep myself in a better spot when he is around but the minute I am not around him I fall...
    heartofafighter heartofafighter 26-30, F Jul 28, 2010

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    Cancer At 15

    Me and my best friend have known each other for 10 years. We have been through everything together and now she is dying. I love her to bits and I just want to protect her ;(
    Clarinetmonkey96 Clarinetmonkey96 16-17 1 Response Feb 29, 2012

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    My Dear Best Friend Has Cancer

    I am so scared and confused.  My dearest best friend just got diagnosed with cancer.  I just got off the phone with her and I don't know what to talk about sometimes because I am so choked up and scared.  If there is anyone out there that has gone thru this- please...
    Tanyalee Tanyalee 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 29, 2009

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    My Bestfriend Also Known As My Life Has Blood Cancer And Hes Only 17

    This is a long story. I guess i will start from the beginning. My bestfriends name is Eric. Hes 17 now. Hes perect haha. He really is. I love him to death. I would do anything for him. I met him a year ago on facebook. Yeah..i know what your thinking. Facebook friends...facebook...
    roselina23 roselina23 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2012

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    Tyler<3

    My bestt friend Tyler was diagnosed 2 months ago with AML (acute meyloid leukemia), she has gone through with 3 treaments of chemotherapy and is currently on her fourth, the doctors didnt expect her to be abel to visit her home at all and sent her to a childrens hospital in...
    Cotahh007 Cotahh007 13-15, F Jun 11, 2011

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    Pass The Brats Please, And Oh Yeah, I Have Cancer

    He was so nonchalant about it -- slipping it into a conversation about sun and sand while we were sitting in his backyard, eating brats and clams (don't ask).  We had been talking about dermatologists. He mentioned that he had seen one recently. This was my friend who hates...
    wundayatta wundayatta 56-60, M 3 Responses May 31, 2010

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    My Best Friend Has Cancer

    My name is Izabella and I'm 16 years old. My best friend Jade is like a sister to me, she comes over every morning to get ready for school, every lunch hour, every day after school until about 12am. I can tell her everything and anything. About 2 months ago, she was suddenly...
    IzabellaMarie IzabellaMarie 16-17, F Aug 4, 2012

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    I feel so down right now. I found out my husband has been in an online dating until now.
    lovelyrhiz lovelyrhiz 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    I've been married for 5 years , but been with him since i was 16. we've been happy all these years ,i would let him go out with friends i trusted him he wouldn't do nothing dumb...
    armani88 armani88 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    it happen last week: so excited to be back at home after work. dead tired and im thinking of asking my bf to pamper me a body massage. but when i step into his room, jeez...
    sexymommy2014 sexymommy2014 31-35, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    A few weeks ago i found out my friend passed away from suicide. It couldnt have been more of a shock to me. He was the happiest kid i knew. If only he came to me for help... I wish...
    Xychorite Xychorite 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 4

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    My best friend has been my boyfriend for the past 3 years. He is the sweetest person ever. I have an incurable illness, and so when we first started going out, he made up this...
    xxalicerosexx xxalicerosexx 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 7

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    I just found out today. She was talking about the menu for our vacation next weekend , she said " We are having lasagna Friday and Tacos Saturday night....... Did I tell you I have...
    Rackshack Rackshack 41-45, F 6 Responses Jan 2

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    Well, there are some things I can't say here, due to the fact that it would give some people my name or the name of my friend, but this is what happened. First of all...
    Alvinus Alvinus 16-17, M Jan 7

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    I want a girl that is 14 years old like me and she will be a true best friend bec in this world everybody is judging people by their looks and they don't have real feeling they...
    Enayah Enayah 13-15, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Where would I be without my best friend? We met freshman year of high school and lets just say, I didn't like her very much. I thought she was annoying and always gave her a quiet...
    anonamanda001 anonamanda001 16-17, F Dec 26, 2014

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    It was my second year of varsity, and I had committed myself to my studies and eventually making it into med school.Until he came along.An adorable curly boy wonder who would turn...
    Tshifi Tshifi 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    Though, treating your lover as a best friend only and forgetting the lover bit can be really aweful
    squiffels squiffels 26-30, F 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    Having someone as your lover and your best friend makes all the difference in a relationship. I'm glad I had that opportunity to share life and love with my deceased husband. We...
    candyblu candyblu 46-50, F 5 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I have a cousin who is my best friend in the whole entire world! Her name is Kelsey, and she actually is on EP. She's so nice and wonderful! We're Soul Sisters, because we're not...
    maddie91101 maddie91101 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    Simply put.. I too am a victim of loving my best friend. For almost 6 years now.. I feel I'm too old for this but love has no boundaries.. he used to tell me about all..but...
    DrGeorgie DrGeorgie 26-30, F a week ago

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    I have been married to my wife for 6 years and we've been together for 11 years. I recently found out she has been having an emotional relationship with another man for about 6...
    Allen863 Allen863 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    Well, high school best friend. Slowly but surely I did. She's straight but I know she supports the lgbt+ community because we're both interactive in our gay-straight alliance club...
    Audrina14 Audrina14 13-15, F Jan 5

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    Its funny how i remember days of us just laughing and pulling jokes and now it really sad to experience silence. Wow where do I begin so me and best friend met back in 7th grade we...
    scott2009 scott2009 18-21, M Jan 5

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    Okay so my story might be a complicated one, or maybe someone has been through the same exact thing. I really don't know, but I need some form of explanation and answers. Okay so...
    LadyDi95 LadyDi95 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    It all started 6 months ago... I started working at a new job and he was there. I was attracted to the looks and then we started talking and finding out everything about him and it...
    WhoUknwlkSoph WhoUknwlkSoph 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I've lost multiple best friends. One to cancer and three to suicide. I can't imagine the pain they were going through, but now it's very painful for me. Luckily, I've mostly moved...
    Leofflaed Leofflaed 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I don't hate his best friend. I am actually good friends with his best friend. He's the only friend that I don't mind at all. It's his other 5 friends that irritate me. I act like...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    Continuing my last year saga, now focusing the first time I felt in love. A girl talked with me randomly, because I was drawing and she loves sketches. Just like that. I found her...
    jonnyculliere jonnyculliere 18-21, M Jan 12

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    Over the past couple of years my friends has been hanging out with this girl who has money which my best friends family has never had a lot of they barely get by. We have been...
    LIVELIFE365 LIVELIFE365 18-21, F Jan 12

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    Michael, there's not a day that goes by that I don't think of you and miss you. I wish I could just drink with you again or just have one last conversation about how the girl you...
    NoF7cksSeven NoF7cksSeven 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    I haven't been on this site in over 6 years and I'm back because my confidence and self worth are faltering and I can't control my thoughts. I'm 29 years old and I don't know what...
    andyx181x andyx181x 26-30, M Dec 28, 2014

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    Fell and falling in deeper. I recently discovered an interest in my best friend and the flame for him is growing larger and brighter by the day. We met during the 8th grade and he...
    CutttieBaby CutttieBaby 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 2

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    I don't know why I got the idea of this app but I found it online and it sounds interesting. Anyway to the topic. I don't believe that somebody can be your lover as well as your...
    2bingo 2bingo 18-21, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was very close to one of my friends. She and I used to do everything together and I thought we had a good friendship. But another girl came into the picture. Suddenly, she didn't...
    Soccerkickin Soccerkickin 22-25, F Jan 7

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    Well probably no one will read this to be honest but might aswell give it a go; So when I was 6 years old I met this boy in my primary school and we weren't "best friend" but I had...
    ashaibrahim ashaibrahim 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 9

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    We had been best friends ever since we met 10 years ago, but 2 years ago we had a massive, awful fight and hadn't talked since it happened- it was a terrible fight filled with...
    lemonjaide lemonjaide 18-21, F Jan 10

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    I feel like I'm losing my best friend. I've known her 20 years. We've been through many ups and downs. I took her in when she separated. I was there for her and she for me. Now...
    Berryqueen Berryqueen 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    HEY! So I have come to my realization that I need a friend. I don't have ANY friends where I live and I would really like someone I could call or text if I ever have problems...
    Canadianchick94 Canadianchick94 18-21, F 57 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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