“What you call a hero, I call just doing my job”
I have a feeling that when I finally meet my donor in the afterlife, the above is what I will hear. I feel the same way by simply registering to become an organ donor. But, to me, here, now and forever, my donor is my HERO!! I will be forever eternally grateful. …
“The hero is commonly the simplest and obscurest of men”
This is very true. Organ donation works because of all common folks, like you and me, that register to become donors. We aren’t well-known, we aren’t rich, we have never had our “15 Minutes of fame”. We are simple people who care about life.
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“We are the hero of our own story.”
While this may be true for many people, it’s not necessarily true in my case. As a heart transplant recipient, my TRUE hero is my donor. This person and his or her family did the most unselfish thing a person could do ……. he or she gave me life as their’s came to an end. There is nothing more heroic in my life than…
“The hero is one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for men to see by.”
This is what an organ donor does …… lights the way for those on a long and often dark journey and not only gives hope, but he or she ultimately gives life. Organ donors are true heroes!
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