Sunday, January 28, 2007
No RAM doesn't look like Tom Cruise!
Photo by Eric Wynne / Herald
Real-life hero faces eternity’s curveballBy MICHAEL HARRIS
"...heroes are not nearly as plentiful as the nightly news would have you believe. They almost never look like Tom Cruise....Somewhere in a Halifax hospital a true Canadian hero is lying in bed awaiting either a miracle or the end. Just before Christmas, this 54-year-old scientist was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour and is now in critical condition. His name is Ransom Myers and chances are you have never heard of him...."
For the rest of the article, click http://thechronicleherald.ca/NovaScotian/555699.html
This column first appeared in the Ottawa Sun and was linked in this blog under "Hero of the Seas."