Snow Angels by Lisa Silverthorne
Approx. 1,670 words.
Published on April 17, 2011 by
Elusive Blue Fiction.
A terminally ill young man, desperate to live, grasps at an experimental procedure in order to marry his childhood sweetheart. But cheating death comes at a price.
A short story by Lisa Silverthorne. Originally published in Millennium SF & F (March 1997).