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used in Change of Heart by Picoult

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a type of cancer that forms in the bone marrow, causing abnormal white blood cell development
  • She will miss all of these moments, and a thousand more—not because of a tragedy like a car accident or childhood leukemia—but because Shay Bourne made the decision that she didn't deserve any of these things.
  • I think it's there to answer the really hard questions that arise when the world doesn't work the way it's supposed to—like when your child dies of leukemia, or you're fired after twenty years of hard work.

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