…and there’s a good reason.
The 18-year-old actress writes, “I canâ€™t imagine how difficult it must be for my mother to tolerate all she has gone through and continues to go through â€“ the pain, the worry and the battle. She wakes up every day hurting and goes to sleep hurting even more. My mother, the constant optimist and effervescent, sprightly woman I know her to be, is caged along with this hideous beast they call cancer.”
“Cancer takes its toll on the patientâ€™s whole family. I went into a state of shock when I learned her cancer had returned. Of course, I grew up knowing her medical history but I was so young when she was first diagnosed that my age had protected me from really knowing what this meant. But not this time,” she continued.
READ Jennette‘s inspiring, full entry on WSJ. Our prayers go out every day for the whole McCurdy family.
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