"My cancer is me. The tumors are made of me. They're made of me as surely as my brain and my heart is made of me. It is a civil war, Hazel Grace, with a predetermined winner"(13, 216). Most of the cancer patients deal with knowing most have a very high chance of dying. Sometimes there are bumps in the road and they will knock you down. When there is no way to stay positive you look at the outcome and see how awful it can be.