|The Emley part of the Polhemus reunion|
As I told all the family there, yes. I really am going back to Ukraine, we will leave if the Canadian, American governments or our mission organization tell us it is unsafe, and we need to go home.
We have been watching the news stories about the ice bucket challenge with interest because that is what my mother had. It is good to see so much money raised for ALS research, however I hope people don't lose sight of why people are pouring buckets of ice water over their heads because as my father said at the funeral "ALS is a terrible disease, it traps your mind in a broken body."