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Taylor Swift fan dies: Laney Brown dies at age of 8

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Taylor Swift's young fan Laney Brown passed away at the age of 8. On Dec. 27, E! Online revealed the news about her death. The one thing that she wished for was to get to talk to Taylor Swift and Laney received a call from her just a few days before her death.

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Taylor heard about Laney through Make- A-Wish America. She was struggling with leukemia. Taylor called her on Dec. 20 on her 8th birthday to make her wish come true. She actually got to talk to her on Face Time. She was nervous about it, but it made her dream come true.

Laney Brown passed away later in the week surrounded by family and friends. Her mom says that her face lit up when she got the chance to talk to Taylor Swift and it is great that she was willing to do this for her little girl. Laney will be missed by many and her family is in our prayers.

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