Saturday, January 31, 2009

New Heart is Beating

The surgeon just came in, the surgery has gone well so far, they are closing her up. It seems like the new heart is working fine, and is currently beating well without the help of any drugs. We should be able to see her in about an hour.

20 comments:

mimihav said...

I am so happy. God has answered our prayers. Thanks for being the best family in the whole world.

Love MOM---MIMI

Alex said...

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Wishing Emily a speedy recovery!!
The Belden Family

UNCLE LARRY said...

hurray. taking a deep breath now. larry

Williams Family said...

Great news!!! We have been praying for Emily and you guys and we will continue to pray for a speedy recovery.

The older swimmers were excited to hear the great news at practice this morning.

The Williams Family

Kate Lusenhop said...

WOW--this is amazing! What a roller coaster. Love to you all from the Kanes, Mackenzies and Lusenhops!

Coach Kristi said...

If anyone in this world could go through this so strongly and bravely, it's our Em. No doubt she'll be up in no time flat. Today is the first day of the rest of her long, healthy life! Absolutely amazing!!

carlene said...

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Give Emily big kisses

The Poster family

Jolene said...

Thank God! It's GREAT news. Wishing you a speedy recovery and back in the SADDLE again with Anchor! Them cows are waiting!
Love,
Jerry and Jolene

Jean Lapper said...

Unbelievable. What courage and grace you have all shown.
We miss you.
Jean, Jen and Julia

Kerri said...

This is geat news! Emily and her amazing support network have been in my thoughts all day.

Stay strong!

jag said...

Wonderful news. Bob-Deb--and Jeff--what a day you have had. Give Emily my love. My prayers will continue. God must have had the name "Emily" ringing in his ears all day. God Bless you all.
The Gallant's

Miranda said...

we are so happy. It's been a very emotional day. our thoughts and prayers are with you. Here is to a speedy and safe recovery. If you need anything please call.

Chandra and Miranda Eldridge

Susan said...

We toasted you tonight!!!! Love you, the Hummels

Kinney Family said...

God bless your team of doctors, nurses, family, and Emily. We can't wait to see pictures of the new and improved Emily on your blog. You are one brave girl!
Luv ya.

Linda R. said...

Our thoughts and prayers are with you down here in NYC. Stay strong! Linda

Joelle said...

Great news!!! You are in our thoughts and hoping the recovery is smooth!!

Harry said...

Wow! What an incredible day. Our thoughts and prayers our with the whole family.

Love,

Liz & Harry

D Money said...

Oh! Thank God, You are okay. I'll pray for your quick recovery. Be prepared for super hugs:)

-Dante Williams

lrwsrw said...

Super News. Off to Church to pray for a speedy recovery. Love, Lynn, Steven, Ryan and Jen Walker......

T and Bart said...

What great news!! We'll keep sending good thoughts and prayers to you and the medical team. Much love to all.
T & Bart