Romantic Story: Brad and Abby make their relationship public. Brad introduces his friends to his young hero and 'little buddy,' Eric..._"Would he be embarrassed if I took his hand in mine? Do I give him a hello kiss in front of everyone?"_ she pondered. Abby's heart quickened as she approached her young love..."Eric is one of the young kids I play guitar for when I visit the hospital. He's waiting for a liver transplant or he'll..." Brad didn't want to say the word.