May 24, John Edwards: Originally published in O, The Oprah Magazine. Mom taught me the importance of compassion for your waitress, your crossing guard, your mailman. You see their faces and come up with a story about them. It becomes your reputation. These graces have carried me through difficult times and they have brought more joy to the good times than I ever could have imagined. Her doctor, Dr.
In the vice presidential debate, Dick Cheney told Edwards they had never met because of Edwards' frequent absences from the Senate, but that was later proven to be incorrect.
For other people named Elizabeth Edwards, see Elizabeth Edwards disambiguation. Archived from the original on March 28, Lisa Carey of the University of North Carolina's Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Centerdescribed the diagnosis as stage IV metastatic breast cancer with a spot in her rib and possibly her lung. Dean withdrew from the contest, leaving Edwards the only major challenger to Kerry.
My parents had just given a press conference to announce Mom's diagnosis, and so she could reassure the world that she expected to live a full, meaningful life.