- On July 23, 2015
The last two times you helped us bring our girls into the world, they were marked with glaring and concrete examples of the unparalleled contributions both of you make as doctors each day. With Elle, you saved D’s life and avoided a debilitating c-section. And as we learned 14 months later with Hannah, your efforts on Elle’s birthday made Hannah possible – a fact D. was reminded of as she listened to her roommate, who had different doctors, cry over her hysterectomy under conditions dreadfully similar to those that D. had endured just 14 months before that.
I am here at sinai. Staying here for u. Will check on her every couple of hours. So excited for you. Dr. W
4 brief words, “Staying here for u,” one barely spelled out, but summarizing perfectly a relationship with two people that has changed our lives, and blessed us with gifts we never would have received in different hands. Four months after Hannah was born in 2012, our cousins had a 3 pound baby and her doctor was nowhere to be found for the entire labor or at any time thereafter. How they would have dreamed for a person to write, “I am here…staying here for u.”