NPR: Nora and Aaron’s story

NPR’s national audience got a chance today to meet Nora McInerny Purmort, who has become well known in the Twin Cities now because of her chronicling of her and her husband’s life since his cancer diagnosis.

Aaron Purmort died last week and was honored at a service this week.

“I want it to be out there,” she said of their story. “There’s no reason to keep it to myself.”

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Related: Saying goodbye to Aaron Purmort, #RIPBigPurm (KARE).

  • shleigh

    I am one of those strangers on the internet (even though I live in the same neighborhood as them) that has been following Nora & Aaron’s story since the note in the pocket thing this summer. I am constantly writing an email to Nora in my head to tell her how much their openness with their lives means to me, and to say thank you. One of these days…