Originally Posted by doomy3
I make it a point to watch this every year during this week. I lost my Dad to cancer when I was a freshman in college, so this speech always makes me emotional. One of the best speeches I've ever seen.
I hadn't heard it in a few years but I've seen it several times and it made the room dusty again tonight. 5th anniversary of my dad succuming to his 3rd bout with cancer is coming up on January 5th. Long live the spirit of Jimmy V.
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