NO CANCER HERE
by Dennis Kelly
November 12, 2007
The year was 2005 -- a very good year.
I was having breakfast at the Scandia Bakery (now out of business) in Stanwood. The waitress seemed distraught. I asked what was wrong. She told me that her husband was about to see a specialist and they were afraid that he would be diagnosed with cancer. I never even found out his name.
Later that day, at home, I prayed that the doctors would not find any cancer and he would be cancer free.
Two weeks later I asked the waitress how her husband was. She said that no cancer was found and he immediately went home and started plowing the garden.