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Old 07-15-09, 09:41 AM   #1
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Don't give up, don't ever give up

Every year ESPN has a day dedicated to the V Foundation, today is that day. This speech is very moving for me every time I hear it.

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Old 07-15-09, 09:50 AM   #2
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That was an unbelievably moving speech, for sure. I have a rather lengthy excerpt from it on my facebook page as well..
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I love that speech and I admire anyone who faces such adversity with such great character. As my father in law was dying of lung cancer, I learned a lot about character, as he described the disease which was taking his life as " a little cough". I never saw him complain.

Well, all I have left to do today is laugh and think.
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It's been a hard season so far for me ... giving up is an option, but I don't want to give in.
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Inspiring, but so was Churchill in 1941.
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Did he play for the Packers?
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No. He was a defensive coordinator.
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No. He was a defensive coordinator.
Ahh I get it, HOCKEY!
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