The Night I found a Lump on my Breast

The Night I found a Lump on my Breast

It was late on a Thursday night. I had just gotten home from an amazing dinner with my husband and felt like I was living on cloud nine. With no cares in the world, I started to slip out of my form fitting, little black dress and into something more suitable for bed. As I was getting undressed, the front strap of my dress got stuck on my bra. When I went to fix it, my hand pressed up against my right breast and I felt something I had never felt before, a giant lump.

“What is this?” I thought.

Surely I had to have been mistaken. I had just gone to my OBGYN appointment 2 weeks prior and she felt nothing. How was this even possible? I reluctantly went to check again and there it was. I had in fact found a lump. In that moment, my life flashed before my eyes.

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