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Cancer-Stricken Boy Acts Out Rescue Operation for Purim (Video)

When you say a cancer-stricken boy smiling and happy, you wonder why anyone complains about anything.

Rafael Asulin and his special Purim treat.

Rafael Asulin and his special Purim treat.
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Rafael Asulin, 6 1/2 years old, has been fighting cancer since the age of six months.

He has watched his father, who volunteers for the United Hatzalah rescue group, run for three years on a daily basis to save lives.

Rafael has been inspired by his dad and dreams of having his own ambucycle when he grows older, and save lives just like his role model.

For Purim, his father made him a great surprise – a replica of his own ambucycle – complete with all the accessories: an electric motorcycle, United Hatzalah uniform and first aid kit.

Smile and cry.

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  1. Even when we struggle against our own ailments, some of us have the greatness and the compassion to heal others. What an awesome family. He could have chosen to be Batman or Spiderman, but he chose to be a real super-hero instead.

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