My grandson who was shot in Dec

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by gessieviolet, Feb 14, 2008.

  1. gessieviolet

    gessieviolet Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hi all, have been away from the board for several months now due to current circumstances but wanted to take a few minutes to update you on my Grandson, Weston, who I wrote about back in Dec. Remember my last report was that the Doc told us there was absolutely no hope for recovery, or if he survived he would remain in a perpetually vegetative state.

    Well, they were absolutely wrong!!!!! Today he speaks with no impediment, his learning processes are not noticably impaired, and we are told he will probably walk out of the rehab hospital under his own power in about a month!!! We feel we have truly been blessed beyond what we ever expected. Thank you all for your encouragement in the realy dark days. Jehovah is indeed good!

    Gessievolet
     
  2. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

    Sep 18, 2007
    Wisconsin
    Great! I have been wondering how he is doing! I'm so glad the doctors were so wrong and he is making such a great recovery. [​IMG]
     
  3. Redfeathers

    Redfeathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 11, 2007
    Gervais OR
    Fabulous news! It's amazing how many times you hear a doctor give grim news only to be wrong.

    I'm sure your family is thrilled. Congratulations !!
     
  4. texaschickmama

    texaschickmama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 19, 2007
    Poolville, TX
    Great news. So happy for you and your family. Drs don't know everything and they are not in charge, they like to think they are but only God can heal like that. Congrats to you and hug that grandson extra close for us.
     
  5. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    doctors are usually wrong. My great grandma is 98 years old. She had to have her leg amputated because there was no blood flow. The doc said if she leaves the leg on she will die in a few days and if its amputated she will most likely pass away within a few hours. That was the year before last year. She is still here with us! Its great that your son is doing well. Wish him lots of luck for me
     
  6. BantyChickMom

    BantyChickMom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 25, 2007
    Henderson, NC
    That is good news.

    Thanks for the update and hoping he continues to recover with no setbacks.
     
  7. newchickowner

    newchickowner Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is FANTASTIC!!!! God must really have something great in mind for him to give him this wonderful second chance!!!!
     
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Oh, wow, that is wonderful news! [​IMG]
     
  9. elliemb

    elliemb Out Of The Brooder

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    Wonderful!![​IMG]
     
  10. equine chick

    equine chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 9, 2007
    pennsylvania
    Doctors try to prepare families for the worst. They believe in miracles, the same as everyone else but the human spirit and prayer will sometimes outweigh the scientific facts. Believe me docs and us nurses are very happy when a patient makes a miraculous recovery. God had other plans for him. I'm so happy for your family.
     

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