It Happened in Oregon, Opinion-Editorial

A Long Strange Trip

Editor’s Note: This “ It Happened in Oregon” article was published in the Oct. 5, 2017 edition of The Chronicle. We rerun this column as we mourn the loss of Curt and pay homage to the legacy he’s left behind. We’ll all miss you, Curt.

Never. Never in a million years, did I ever think it could be anything to do with cancer. Even though my mother had survived colon cancer nearly forty years ago and a nephew survived leukemia that was discovered when he was a baby, it was the furthest thing from my mind.
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