Everyone in golf has an affection two-time heart transplant patient Erik Compton and its sad news that he's considering retiring from Tour golf.

Compton tied second at the 2014 US Open but now has no card after the Web.com Tour finals were cancelled.

A quote from GolfDigest.com said:

“I’m not going to learn anything out here at my age. The only thing I’m going to learn is how to be away from the family with a short life span. I’ve been through the ringer enough, and I can’t seem to find a way to get out of it.”

We wish Erik all the best.

Here's a great profile from the PGA Tour.

Every day the sun rises is a good day for Erik.

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