Robin Roberts Returns from Italy!

Robin talks about her Italian vacation and her upcoming bone-marrow transplant.
3:00 | 08/20/12

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We aren't going to make fun of sam again, are we? You had a great time in california. Had a great time. I get it, california, i understand why even loves you. It was nice to get a few extra days in. While you were holding down the fort. You, two. Dpl we're happy to do it. Thanks to amy robach. And ginger. Ginger zee. We loved watching. I haven't taken this much time off in quite some time. I started in northern california. Helped to raise $4 million for cancer research for the jimmy v. Foundation. Visited home. And went to italy. My dear friend, her 50th birthday. She always wanted to go to tuscany. Is this your camera work? It is. A week ago today was in roma. There at the vatican. Had special access. It was just -- at the's where the pope prays before he goes out on the balcony. I said a prier for all those who have lifted me up in prayer. It ended, venice? You walk out of the train station. That's what you see. Can we do good morning, venice? I say yes. Oh. Prego, prego. I keep talking with my hands now. It was wonderful to share it with you. Happy to be back with the gang. You're back. You have a couple of weeks here. You're finishing up the prep work for the treatment and transplant coming that's a good way of putting it. The picc line is out. I'll have the transplant probably in early september. I have a couple of weeks left here with you. I'm very excited about. Then I'll take my medical leave. This is why it's so important to get away. I feel alive again and really ready to tackle this next challenge that I have. We're going to have a great two weeks. Then I'll head off and have the transplant. And we're also going to start to talk about a lot of people facing health challenges right now. Help them navigate the health care system. We want to raise awareness. We all got something. We all have something we're going through. How we're able to help them. But I came back bearing gifts. What? I want to show. A picture. A group of 11 of us that went to italy. Maybe you have seen. You asked me, these brace lets were made to me. The two "l"s and "p"s. The presence of god watches over me and has my three initials. The prayer of protection my mom told me. IT'S THE TWO Ls AND THE TWO Ps. We get them? It's the colors of mds. They're springtime colors. It's all about rebirth. Everybody in the studio crew, I have one for you as well. Wonder twin powers! And activate! Activate! It's great, great, great to be back again. We love you. We missed you. I like you bet we are the beard, though. I am happy to be back. I'm not reading a script. I'm happy to be back. The single happiest day here I can remember at 4:35 in the morning. We were all skipping through the hallways. It was like the Warren

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