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Gracie's Wish

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Like most 18-year-old girls, Grace Greco likes parties and getting dressed up. Unlike most teens, Gracie has already had to deal with some pretty serious problems already.

"I had cancer. I had a brain tumor," she explained. "There were days when I literally could not get out of bed."

But she says she's dealt with it all by turning to her faith, and she attributes her positive attitude to her parents.

"My dad was great with that, he passed away a couple years ago, but he helped me a lot," she said.

Despite these seemingly insurmountable hardships, she handles herself with evident maturity. And at her party, she's all smiles. She's headed to the Caribbean with her mom and grandma.

"Not all kids get their wish," she said. 

But she did get hers. And now, thanks to Make-a-Wish, she's not only getting her dream vacation; she's getting sent off in style.

Because this day is all about Gracie.

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