July 30, 2014 | Volume 101 / Number 31

Friday Night's Heroes

I read a quote last week that said "Heroes are remembered, legends never die."

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Last Friday night I saw a lot of heroes. Some of them were bald, some had very short hair, some walked with canes but they were all heroes. They were the people who wore purple T-shirts with "I am Strength, I am hope, I am a survivor" printed on the back. They were cancer survivors walking the first two laps for Relay for Life.

They walked with heads held high and grateful hearts and a quiet courage. An inner strength and strong determination to win their fight helped them to be on that track.

But if you asked...

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