By Cheng-Wen Wu, Chwan-wen Liu

ISBN-10: 9812838392

ISBN-13: 9789812838391

ISBN-10: 9812838406

ISBN-13: 9789812838407

This can be a biography of Dr Felicia Wu. Felicia was once a scientist with a winning occupation in melanoma learn, yet what marked the main notable element approximately her existence used to be her trip as a very courageous melanoma sufferer and a very decided melanoma fighter. initially, this e-book used to be meant to be an autobiography written and narrated through Felicia herself. She desired to percentage with different melanoma victims her thirteen lengthy years of expertise struggling with melanoma to organize them for the unwanted side effects and uncertainties of the therapy, and in addition to inspire them to brace and face their very own remedy with no worry. What she didn't detect then was once that her time used to be ticking away, and her existence trickling off fast. Writing her personal autobiography proved to be an most unlikely job. Felicia succumbed to the lengthy conflict and departed from this international. Her husband, Dr Cheng-Wen Wu, accomplished the uncompleted activity of writing the publication in loving reminiscence of her. The biography of Felicia, initially released in chinese language version, has been advised as a studying version for college kids in faculties and used to be nominated for an award in Taiwan. Felicia's tale had additionally encouraged the construction of a documentary movie entitled, a fondness for all times, funded and backed by way of the yank melanoma Society. This biography of Felicia in English version, painstakingly translated through Dr Cheng-Wen Wu and his taking part translator, Ms Annie Chen, will surely reside as much as its unique premise as an concept to the touch extra lives and as a resource of energy to all who come upon trouble, unhappiness and harm at any aspect in their lives.

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Because in her heart she always preserved every single ounce of faith that she was able to survive the most difficult treatments. Now the value of Felicia’s life has already become a part of my heart. I believe that if Felicia knew that I had finished her biography, she would let out her carefree laughter and pat me on the back. Oh, yes! When I think of Felicia, how thankful I am to her. Only because of her could my life have been so enriching. She enabled me to learn the beauty of excellence and determination in life, and to realize the glory of perseverance in face of difficult challenges and the unexpected.

But in fact, this was not the only thing we had in common. Felicia and I were similar in many ways. We were blessed for the fact that our parents guided us to work hard in school, and that we did not have to struggle through our childhood. Although our family backgrounds were extremely different, there were similarities in our parents’ care and parenting, that we grew up happily. Felicia’s and my parents were optimistic and active people. These similarities were common guiding principles for Felicia and me to build a home and to share our lives together, year after year.

Felicia loves traveling and outdoor activities; she is also an excellent swimmer. Felicia inside the laboratory at the University of Minnesota. She wears the laboratory coat which I gave her. qxd 11/12/2009 6:26 PM Page 3 FA We tie the knot on November 10, 1963. Our honeymoon at the Sun Moon Lake. qxd 11/12/2009 6:26 PM Page 4 FA I am fulfilling my military duties at Kinmen, and Felicia comes to visit me. Twenty years later, the local residents could still remember the incidence. Felicia and my elder sister join the Glorious Star Choir and are thus given the opportunity to visit the military base on Kinmen Island.

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