“A message lit up on my phone. ‘I know this is weird because you don’t know me, but you are adopted, right?’ I replied yes. My heart ached for this girl. We exchanged numbers, became best friends. Months passed. We still hadn’t met in person. Things weren’t adding up. Details changed, intuition came in. With some probing and a phone call to her supposed high school, we came to an unbelievable realization – Callie was not a real person.”
“My name is Dave West and I’m Kaley’s dad, and I love her very much. 1,800 times worth,” the voice of their late father can be heard at the beginning of the song.
“There’s something spiritual about hearing my grandmother sing. The short half hour in my backyard with my grandmother will forever be my favorite.”
“Singing is the glue that has held our family together during the tough times.”
“My dad would always remind me I would be ‘his little girl.’ I never knew how much that meant until I sat beside him in a hospital bed.”
Who are you standing up for? #StandUpToCancer