8-Year-Old’s Dream To Be A Clown Comes True

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ST. LOUIS, MO, (KTVI) – Kyra Root is fighting cancer and her family does not know how much time she has left. She is currently on hospice care.

She has always dreamed of performing in the circus, and on Thursday that dream came true.

She was able to attend the circus in St. Louis.
“It is cool seeing all the pretty lights and clowns,” Kyra Root said.
 Kyra has a Facebook page with nearly 16,000 ‘likes.”

It’s called “Prayers for Kyra.”

“It is amazing to see how many people care about her and are praying for her,” Kyra’s mother Karen Root said.

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