Alice Pyne, Inspiring 'Bucket List' Teen, Loses Battle With Cancer
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Alice Pyne, the British teenager who captured the world's heart with her bravery and inspiring "bucket list," lost her battle with terminal cancer over the weekend.
As the Daily Mail notes, the 17-year-old died on Saturday. Her mother, Vicky, made the announcement on Pyne's blog:
Our darling girl, Alice, gained her angel wings today. She passed away peacefully with [dad] Simon, [sister] Milly and myself by her side. We are devastated and know that our lives will never again be the same.
Pyne, who had been fighting Hodgkin's lymphoma for many years, became something of a viral sensation a few years ago after she published a bucket list of things she wanted to achieve before she died.
In August, thanks to the help of supporters around the world, she completed her list after going on a whale watching trip in Canada.
“It was really amazing because in the beginning I didn’t even know it was going to get published, and so I didn’t expect half the things to get done...
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