I sighed in relief. All those sleepless nights, staying up late, worrying if everything was going to be alright, now finally at an end.
"We've spoken on the phone, but I'd like to say again that your wife is a very lucky lady. The donor was a hit-and-run victim who, fortunately, had his organ donor card on him.
Blood tests confirm a perfect match. We can begin the transplant immediately."
"Thank you, doctor. I drove as fast as I could once I found out."
I made a mental note to thank the orderly for providing me with access to the hospital records.