Tom's doctor told him he knew he would make it when he stepped into
the hospital room during his rounds and saw him shaving, just a day
after he was moved from ICU.
"What a relief," I
thought when Tom shared the news with me. "So, maybe he'll get
through this, even though they hadn't been able to remove all the
But the harsh reality of our situation set
in when one of the nurses at the pod...