June 18, 2014 by Joey Keogh
Say what you will about John Cena – and most of us do – but the man is a class act, fulfilling more than 300 Make-A-Wish wishes to date, and thereby solidifying his status as the #1 choice for dying and very ill children.
But now, Cena has outdone even himself. After super-fan Brittany Depew tweeted him that her leukemia was incurable, Cena sent her a special birthday message wishing her the best on her special day.
He then bettered this gesture by turning up at her house in Kentucky for a special visit, during which he showered her with gifts – including several of his own Never Give Up T-shirts – hung out with her, and, most importantly, gave her hugs only a Superstar like him can provide.
Following his visit, Cena tweeted a special message about having a smile so big, it touched his heart. Depew is battling acute lymphoblastic leukemia for the third time, and also has Down syndrome. No doubt her visit from the champ meant the world to her.
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