When Cancer Comes For Those You Love

The Establishment
Jul 20, 2016 · 7 min read

By Sarah Kilch Gaffney

Courtesy of the author

Scrape.

Scrape.

Scrape.

I cringed as I listened to the nails on Gabbie’s back left foot drag along the pavement with every step. A couple of weeks ago, it was every other step. A few weeks before, it had been every seventh or eighth. Before that, it was winter, when snow banks kept us off the…