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A Celebration of Life

THE VIEW’S MEGHAN MCCAIN OPENS UP ABOUT HER EMOTIONAL WEDDING TO BEN DOMENECH AS HER FATHER, SENATOR JOHN MCCAIN, CONTINUES TO BATTLE BRAIN CANCER: ‘THIS IS WHAT LIFE IS REALLY ABOUT’
Her Support System “The last four months have been the most difficult of my life, but I have a partner who has so been there for me,” says Meghan McCain (with husband Ben Domenech, and with her father, Senator McCain).

When it came to planning her Nov. 21 wedding to Ben Domenech, Meghan McCain was not in the mood to stress. “I was not really caught up in the details,” she says. “I just wanted everybody to have a good time.” But when her father, Sen. John McCain, tore his Achilles tendon in the days leading up to the ceremony, the bride had to figure out a new plan for getting down the aisle. Enter her brother Army guardsman Jimmy, 29. “He stepped in to walk me down the actual aisle and then my dad gave me away at the very end,” Meghan explains. “I had nerves right before I was going to walk out, but Jimmy was making me laugh the entire time.” Mom Cindy, who sat in the front row, says her daughter’s joy was palpable. “She was very calm and very positive,” she says. “The day was here and

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