Gone in an instantSubmitted by fishyculture on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 07:12
She is being kept on life support until they can harvest her organs. The driver of the truck that hit her was uninjured, and the driver of the car she was in suffered only a concussion, and a broken heart.
My nephew is a redhead and too smart, just a total geek. He did not find her until he was nearly 30; they worked together in a milkshake stand while he finished his Masters. They were just lovely together. The wedding was a beautiful summer day in an outdoor venue in downtown Salt Lake City, the two of them were clearly having the time of their lives.
Politics and SSRIs came between his mother and me - his mom is my sister. She has not spoken to me in a couple years now, until last night. It was really good to hear from her, and yet it is so incredibly sad.
I wish I had some really insightful thing to say about all this... All I can come up with is to remember to be good to those you love, they can be taken from you in an instant.