As love stories go, this one sounded like a winner…until one of the lovers got Leukemia.
“In the full disclosure necessary at our age, I told Peter that I had abnormal cells in my bone marrow, discovered in a biopsy seven years earlier. But every six months I would visit Dr. Gail Roboz, director of the leukemia program at Weill Cornell Medicine, and she would give me a blood test and tell me I was fine. Peter was not put off.”
Read more of Delia Ephron’s (yes, Nora’s sister) story here.