Sarah (15) from Dublin, recently had her wish granted to walk the catwalk at New York Fashion Week!

Sarah told us about her journey before she embarked on her wish; "I first was diagnosed with AML (a form of leukaemia) in January. It was a big shock, as there were no signs of sickness. When I found out, it was probably the scariest moment of my life, it was so unexpected.

I was in intensive treatment for six months, undergoing chemotherapy. Sometimes, when I was getting blood and platelet transfusions, I experienced some horrible reactions. I was constantly in bed and could barely eat.

The day I finished chemotherapy was the happiest day of my life, until I found out that I had developed a serious infection in my lungs called aspergillus. I had to undergo a six-hour operation to have part of my lung removed. I was scared, and didn't think I was going to make it out alive.

The operation was successful, though it took me a while to recover. But, here I am today, healthy as ever, embarking on my journey to New York with thanks to Make-A-Wish!"

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