Robin responds saying, "I don't read it and I don't listen to it, because I know in my heart that they don't know you. They don't know the real you, and that they're just going to write those things to sell papers. They have no real regard for the truth, and I know that, I truly believe that." When she does read about her husband in the papers, she says, "I laugh about it."
Dr. Phil describes another e-mail he received that meant a lot to him.
Dr. Phil responds to Sara's question saying, "You have to understand, you know your dad and you know the truth, and that's what you have to deal with. You can't let others decide how you feel."
Eight-year-old Ryan writes to Dr. Phil; "I am eight-years-old and one of your biggest fans. My name is Ryan and I just love your show. I have leukemia and I'm spending a lot of time in the hospital. When I was first diagnosed, I had chemotherapy for
"Your show helps me a lot. Me and my mom watch you all the time. I like how you tell the truth. I like how you make people feel good and how you can be funny as you help people. Dr. Phil, you are the best. It would be a dream come true to see you in person. Is there anyway a kid like me could meet you?"
Dr. Phil asks Ryan about another wish he has. "I understand that you have another wish, and that is that you've wanted to take a trip to Maui where you could go snorkeling and visit one of your cousins that you haven't seen in a long time." Dr. Phil tells him, "We're going to send you and your entire family on an eight-day trip to Maui," provided by Sun Trips.
Dr. Phil also surprises Ryan with a video camera. "I want to know
Dr. Phil gives Ryan one last piece of advice. "From one bald guy to another, you're going to want to take some sunscreen with you to Maui, because trust me, you can cook your egg in a hurry over there," he tells him.
An eager and excited Ryan jumps up from the audience, ready to go for spin with Dr. Phil.
"Robin said we couldn't drive fast, but I don't see her in the car. Do you?" Dr. Phil says to Ryan. "No. Just drive fast," Ryan responds.