Soffar told The Associated Press that he "hurts bad ... like a squeezing pain on my liver."
"Nothing can save me, I'm going to die,"
"I'm grateful that people go out of their way to help me," he said. "My faith is in God and I refuse to give up."
What you can do: Write a support card to Max Soffar:
Max Soffar # 000685
Polunsky Unit DR
3872 FM 350 South
Livingston, Texas 77351