I wonder what he would say if he saw me now? He’s a doctor, I know exactly what he’d say. He’d tell me to lose weight; that being this heavy isn’t good for my health. And he’d be right.
But I also think he’d look at me, almost unbelieving, how long I have lived. That him, and a team of doctors, preformed a heart operation called the Mustard Procedure on a three year old child. How I exceeded my life expectancy by more than double at forty-seven.