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Danny Nickerson, 5, sits in a mail bin filled with birthday cards sent to him by people from around the world. Danny, who has an inoperable brain tumor, is turning 6 on Friday.
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Carley Nickerson poses with her son, Danny, who will turn 6 on Friday. Danny, who has an inoperable brain tumor, has said all he wants for his sixth birthday are birthday cards. People worldwide have been responding to his request in overwhelming numbers. (Staff photo by Martin Gavin)
Posted: Monday, July 21, 2014 12:30 am
Updated: 11:18 pm, Fri Apr 24, 2015.
FOXBORO - Danny Nickerson had a simple request for his birthday this week: He wanted birthday cards.
Nickerson, who will be turning 6 on Friday, was diagnosed last October with an inoperable brain tumor called DIPG, formally known as diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, and there is no cure.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:30 am.
Updated: 11:18 pm.