Please do not turn the page, click through to another story because the word Cancer is in the title of this article because this is about a dignity that rarely ever gets recorded. I do not know anyone, any more who has lived their lives without either themselves or someone they know who has fought this battle.
I am not saying that I could every muster the mental or physical strength to do what this incredible photographer did, but my heart felt feelings go out to her and her family as a 74 year old man who has always treated photography as an art and even more so a documented history of my life and the lives of others.
I would not assume that this was easy. But it seems that she took the tools of her profession and mustered all her skills to tell a story that not only was about her family, her life, but so many others as well.
There is a whole range of feelings that happen with the delivery of bad news. In my case, like many others, knees lock, the heart speeds up and the hairs o