Short credited her husband with being integral to her fight against cancer. "I might have gone through the breast cancer, but this is the guy that told me not to run," Short said. "I wanted to give up, but he would not let me give up."
Short beat the odds of 1 in 2.7 million to win the second time. "It's not something you can put into words," Short's husband said. "For us to have the good fortune of winning not just one big prize but two, we are just very thankful for that."