Norman and Candace had been married nearly 60 years. Norman was a successful small town dentist and Candace was a home economics teacher; of course both retired now. Candace was well known for her pies that often won first place in most contests she participated in. at 80, Candace was dying of a rare blood cancer. On her deathbed she had one confession. She had to tell Norman that for over 25 years she put cherry pits into her cherry pies so Norman could stay in business.