Penjihad's Blog

"To comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable"

My Heart Transplant Journey

I have been very lucky, I have had FOUR heart offers in as many months in spite of my rare blood type.

The first was rejected by my surgeons at the last minute, as I was being wheeled into the operating room because it was not considered good enough by them. While they were prepping me for the second heart, I gave a piece of embroidery to Kathy that I had commissioned my niece Chloe to create, I thought it would provide her with some comfort no matter which way the surgery went. To my relief she liked it but the surgery was cancelled within a few hours of prep because again, the surgeons rejected the heart.

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August 11, 2019 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , | 6 Comments