‘Promise Me’: Joe Biden On Loss, Grief And Recovery

Joe Biden and son, the late Beau Biden, embrace at the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver. Beau Biden delivered the keynote address that year. He died seven years later from brain cancer.

The former vice president is out with a book that recounts in heart-wrenching detail his son Beau’s diagnosis and death from brain cancer — and his deliberations about running for president.

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