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Pedro Alcantara

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One Blurry Night

Published March 12th, 2014

My wife was recently diagnose w/ cancer. Concerned with how her family & friends would react to this new revelation she kept it a secret from them. Eventually, the secret came out and her sisters from Seattle decided to give her a quick & short visit. The following are snap shots taken during that visit. Not my best work but it captures the night of the visit in a very memorable way. I made sure that pics comes out grainy & blurry to bring out the mood of the moment and show the quick passing of time.

To show you how private my wife is, here's the note she sent to her friends and family after they became aware of her condition:

During my hospital stay and after, I have asked my friends & family to bear wtih me and let me have space while I'm trying to recover from this life threatening and emotional eating crisis. To those of you who have granted me my wish & have discharge any thoughts or questions of whether you mean something to me or not I say, You are my true family. I have giv ...

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