Friday, July 8, 2011

Pink Saturday - July 9

I would like you to meet Diamond Marshall.

Diamond is 6 years old and lives in Calgary, Canada. In December she was diagnosed with Stage 4 Sarcoma. Since then Diamond has had two life-saving surgeries and has spent nearly a month in intensive care.

Diamond watched the Royal Wedding from her hospital bed. She said her biggest wish was to meet a real princess one day. She wrote the Duchess of Cambridge a note. That's when the

went to work.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived in Calgary on Thursday.

Diamond ran up to the Duchess and thrust a handmade gift and flowers at her.

And then Diamond ran back to the safety of her stepmother's arms.


The Duchess coaxed her back and after a small chat

they gave each other a hug.

(pass the kleenex please)

Thank you Beverly from How Sweet the Sound for hosting Pink Saturdays.

Have a great week. Thank you for visiting.

5 comments:

  1. I saw this today and thought it very touching. Glad you chose to feature for others that might have missed it.

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  2. What a precious story..and yest thank you for posting it..because as LV has said I am one of those who missed it...

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  3. I saw this and it was such a beautiful, but sad story. So nice of you to bring it to the attention of anyone that might have missed it. We can only hope and pray for Diamond's recovery.

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  4. That is just the most wonderful thing! I'm so glad they made that happen for her. :) sniff sniff sniff. :)

    ~Liz

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  5. I'm glad Diamond got her wish, and Dutchess, though not a real princess, has such a big generous heart to make that happened!

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