"Micke Askernäs built a exact replica of Star Wars robot R2-D2 a few years ago – as his cancer-five-year daughter, Emma love. Therefore, they were both sad when they discovered that someone had stolen it – just before christmas. "
"– My daughter would be very happy if it comes back, and she has not so much time. "
"It was a few years ago that Mike Askernäs built a full-scale replica of the popular robot from the movie Star Wars, R2-D2, which also behave as the character. It took 2,000 hours to build and has, after it was completed, contributed money to the Swedish childhood cancer foundation, participated in fairs and visited children's hospital to spread joy."
"– My sense was that these children would get to meet the character and forget that they were sick for a while, and just be kids, " says Micke and continues:"
"– Even my daughter Emma, who himself became cancerous later, ironically, love the robot very much. It is as a member of the family almost."
"Therefore was He dismayed when he discovered that someone broken in to the room where the robot was, in Sickla in Stockholm, Saturday night and stole it. The robot that stands at home had been in the premises for service before christmas."
"– It feels very boring. True, it is just a thing but it is a thing that I put in soul and heart. It has made other people happy too, it feels very boring."
"In a Facebookinlägg write Mike about the incident and appeal to people to keep their eyes open."
"”Five-year Emma Askernäs suffered from a very malignant brain tumor just after her third birthday. One of her absolute favorite things are the robot R2-D2 from Star Wars (...). Help us and the little five-year Emma to get a home R2-D2 again!”, he writes in the post"
"– Will the back is the things done from my side. There is a police report, but if it comes back it is not stolen anymore. I just want to have it back, it would mean a lot to me and it would mean a lot to my daughter, " he says and continues:"
" She was very sad yesterday when I told him that it was stolen."
"According to Mick, there is only one control unit in the world to the robot, and the one he has himself. So the culprit can't use it. But he is worried that it will break if treated wrong. "
"– My daughter would be very happy if it comes back, and she has not so much time. She wont go past the robot sometimes and give it a hug or a kiss. She thinks about the robot, she becomes happy when she sees it. For me it's all about my daughter right now and I want her to be as happy as possible. So I want it to come home."