A friend passed on a story about a little girl’s dying wish to watch the animated movie “UP”.
It recently was released in the theatres about an old man’s mission to fulfill his life dream to travel to South America and how his path crossed with a kid stowaway.
The little girl, Colby Curtin, was suffering from cancer and her she wished to watch “UP” when she saw the trailer a few months ago.
Once “UP” got out, Colby got too sick to go to the theatres to watch. A family friend contacted Pixar and Disney about holding a private screening at her home.
The next day, a Pixar employee showed up with a DVD and gifts. Colby could open her eyes to watch because they’re so swollen. Her mom had to narrate to her what was happening. Colby loved the movie.
Later that night, Colby passed away …
It’s so sad. I was teary-eyed when reading the actual article. My prayers for the little girl’s soul …