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WATCH: Bette Midler Serenades Dying Fan With Trademark Song — Have Tissues Handy

Need a good long cathartic cry? It’s unlikely you’ll find anything more worthy than this video of Bette Midler, who phoned Anna Greenberg, a longtime superfan of the iconic entertainer, in the hospital battling cancer to chat about her condition, thank her for her support and sing one of her signature songs, “The Wind Beneath My Wings.” Not long after the video was taped Greenberg died at age 28.

h/t: Yahoo

By:           Jeremy Kinser
On:           Jun 25, 2013
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  • 7 Comments
    • Fidelio
      Fidelio

      Ugh. Got me right in the feels.

      Jun 25, 2013 at 2:48 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • gollygeegaygoy
      gollygeegaygoy

      I thought it was impossible to love Bette Midler anymore than I did, after this I see I was wrong.

      Jun 25, 2013 at 3:34 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • yaoming
      yaoming

      ¿uʍop-ǝpısdn

      Jun 25, 2013 at 4:24 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • mpwaite
      mpwaite

      That was BEAUTIFUL… I have loved Bette for so many years.. But now, I love her even more. Be FREE anna…

      Jun 25, 2013 at 5:02 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Jbaltes
      Jbaltes

      What a great post—a BIG hug to Bette—goes to show that “the bigger they are, the nicer they are!” I’m sure this gesture meant more to that woman than most anything else—what a sweet way to add a little bit of pleasure to her last hours. And you could tell from Bette’s conversation that she was very sincere in her comments and feelings.

      Jun 25, 2013 at 5:20 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Mkiel
      Mkiel

      A Truly Gr8 Entertainer & a Fantastic human being.

      Jun 25, 2013 at 5:59 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • MerrellStreet
      MerrellStreet

      I do love Ms. M. I think of her when I walk through Ft. Tryon Park or eat yummy brunch at the New Leaf Cafe.

      Jun 26, 2013 at 2:03 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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