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Planning the rest of his life

  • Darren Taylor
The psychologist turned this patient's life around with a question. 'Are you waiting for death?'
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Dreams of casting a fly along the banks of a river in KwaZulu-Natal are ended for Peter Cunnington. He has an inoperable colon cancer but is writing two books. "Hang on. There's more in me yet." (Photo by Darren Taylor)
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Dreams of casting a fly along the banks of a river in KwaZulu-Natal are ended for Peter Cunnington. He has an inoperable colon cancer but is writing two books. "Hang on. There's more in me yet." (Photo by Darren Taylor)

Roses brighten Cunnington’s room at Wits Hospice and fill the air with a sweet scent. He wakes in the morning to the sounds of children laughing. (Photo by Darren Taylor)
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Roses brighten Cunnington’s room at Wits Hospice and fill the air with a sweet scent. He wakes in the morning to the sounds of children laughing. (Photo by Darren Taylor)

Cunnington reads his favorite sports magazine and remembers when his son was four and came home with two of the largest fish ever caught on the family's farm. (Photo by Darren Taylor)
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Cunnington reads his favorite sports magazine and remembers when his son was four and came home with two of the largest fish ever caught on the family's farm. (Photo by Darren Taylor)

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