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My doctors have said -- -- We are going to keep going date -- give me hope to -- I think that that's one thing that people should not let up on this help the one thing I say when I was diagnosed was thank god it's not one of my kids.
The other thing they also says I -- I want -- lives I don't want them to stop there's this on the -- night.
You know I think he -- on the measure a person not -- how -- handle the things go well online presence how many times.
But the things that do not like a terminal -- some get better Geraldine Ferraro did not.
So allow me to focus this today on the one thing I believe many of my friends of -- in all of their exemplary attributes.
And -- exemplary life.
-- he handled facing death.
My fascination with his morbid topic began nearly a decade ago when I was kicking around this book got a sort of modern day profiles -- -- Featuring individuals who had endured much personal brain and -- it.
Jerry's rare blood cancer at the time it caught my attention.
But are even more rare good humor through it really caught my attention.
So I called general deeds and see if -- would be interested and gonna talk -- And she immediately dismissed the notion of making our subject of my books and later.
You've got the wrong person.
And when she joked about our being hindered its experience I knew I had.
Because this woman who refused to take herself seriously -- -- life wasn't about to do so facing certain death.
So I want you to remember that when you watch this a woman who knew knew she was dying -- it.
But was not one bit afraid keep laughing and -- -- brought this -- -- you wouldn't patient missed the Financial Times today.
UK plans to send it to stabilize one of the thanks to 25 -- another bank has just because you highlights that the odds are we -- think you let it -- it.
-- -- -- -- -- I get back he's also dealing with some of the decisions that were made by the bush administration -- the -- several months of the year miss -- you looking and smiling because you can at least.
-- that the thinks you know what.
Mean what are you guys stop mentioning bush now well well when when we get rid of -- the problems that that he left.
For me -- prison upon -- and then I will stop.
But I am gonna put a buzzer in the seat -- the next person says bush bush but Geraldine Ferraro completely agrees with me and says for once -- our lives up.
She she's a Republican and she got some habits that she's been wrong on hold -- I think I'll just a brief slip -- comments.
Good that didn't send humor and some of this stuff when I gonna have increased taxes just a lot of and I realized that when you without -- I just sent out of the the other anchors or pay a net not as it out yes my mom and I heard -- competitors -- -- Got up there already but always good serious -- It is it is an -- you don't wanna get us started.
We're Americans we are in a mess and we.
All happy yeah yeah I don't mistaking their identity and its stupidity you're yeah no it's not and give no money does that -- -- -- thing didn't know can you.
Behind any buying on Wall Street is turning language Yankee I'm a not me I -- liquor -- -- drunk.
Not not don't compare really no doubt anything that -- well I you know where I'm at a time I wanna get you back because I love you guess -- and trying to work on.
Because you would they take your eyes -- her look look look at our topic tonight at popular.
She doesn't with the kind of here you have -- -- that at the opera.
But you did great that was a -- that was my brain that was yet not my way there a lot of -- -- -- together.
Absolutely not all right always -- see Geraldine Ferraro.
Each of those -- all of those interviews.
She knew she was down.
She knew she was putting up a good fight but she never -- she'd never -- she never cried she never asked for special attention when I told her later.
That she helped make that stupid book of mine in New York Times best seller I can remember vividly -- saying clearly people read anything.
No I told -- they were thirsting for something.
And Geraldine was something a woman who taught us not only have a live.
She taught us how to -- Geraldine Ferraro tested in life.
Now reminding us about the ultimate test.
When we lose.
-- -- 75.
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