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For a girl and her great-grandfather, much to be thankful for

They are not an ordinary pair, a gray-haired man of 66 who is battling lung cancer and an ebullient sixth grader who loves animals and Harry Potter. But they have been a family of two since Keke was an infant.

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A bond transcending generations
Article | The morning is still dark when they set out for their first bus stop. Keke leads the way -- a wiry girl of 11 with a Hello Kitty backpack, bouncing along the sidewalk's gentle rise. Behind her trudges her great-grandfather, Tony Bruce -- slower, breathing hard against the upward climb.

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