We'd only known each other a few weeks when I was re-diagnosed with T-cell lymphoma — a type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
I tried to break it off with her, thinking no woman in her right mind would ever want to date a cancer patient. Most people would've run the other way, but not her.
Laura visited me in Houston quite a bit while I was preparing for an allogeneic stem cell transplant.
And even though I was experiencing memory lapses, joint pain, digestive problems and other side effects, I was happier than I’d been in years.
Love and parenthood after my allogeneic stem cell transplant Any woman who can endure the hard times when her boyfriend is fighting cancer is definitely a keeper.