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While Oprah has been in Australia, she's felt the zest for living that Aussies possess. "There is something truly exceptional about the spirit of all of you here, the people of Australia," Oprah says.

Kristian Anderson and his family are a perfect example of that spirit. Their remarkable love story began more than 10 years ago when Kristian fell for Rachel in college. They married, started a family and the life they'd always dreamed of. Then, suddenly, their world came crashing down. At just 34 years old, Kristian was diagnosed with liver and bowel cancer. "The moment we found out that it was cancer, it felt like a punch in the stomach," Rachel says. "Our youngest child was 13 months old."
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FROM: Oprah in Australia: Ultimate Wildest Dreams
Published on January 20, 2011

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