14th of April 2009, this girl wrote in her blog: “I will die”. Prior to this date, the doctors diagnosed a 17-year-old Norwegian Regine Hansen Stokke with a terrible incurable form of blood cancer called MDS / AML (ineffective production of myeloid blood cells and risk of transformation to acute myelogenous leukemia). She had chemotherapy but it could only hold for some time disease’s progression.
Regine began keeping a blog and in a few months, it became the most visited blog in Norway. It is hard to read her writings and one can only be surprised at the sheer will of the young girl who wasn’t scared to look into the eyes of death, didn’t give up, lived a full life and tried to fight the disease. The whole country was supporting her.
Her struggle for life continued for 15 months. On Thursday, December 3 at two o'clock Regine died at her home in Kristiansund…