From: Apple Fross
The girl in the picture is Katie Kirkpatrick, she is 21 years old. Next to her, her fiance, Nick, 23. The picture was taken shortly before their wedding ceremony, held on January 11, 2005 in the US. Katie has terminal cancer and spend hours a day receiving medication. In the picture, Nick is waiting for her on one of the many sessions of quimo to end.
In spite of all the pain, organ failures and morphine shots, Katie is going along with her wedding and took care of every details. the dress has to be adjusted a few times due to her constant weight loss.
Katie, in her wheelchair with her oxygen tube, listening to a song from her husband and friends.
At the reception, Katie had to take a few rests. The pain did not allow her to stand up for long periods.