January 26, 2013
Best friends Norma Leisle (left) and Kathleen Walker (right), both battling their own diagnosis of ovarian cancer, check the mail together at Leisle's home January 14, 2013 in Walla Walla, WA. Leisle just started a chemo regiment and Walker just finished one. The two, who have both successfully battled breast cancer and are at different stages of their fights with ovarian cancer, rely heavily on their bond and a healthy sense of humor. "Cancer didn't make us friends," Walker said noting that they knew each other long before that.
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