Transcript for Young Girl Who Received a Liver Transplant Meets Her Doctor 14 Years Later
Funny tonight here our persons of the week and we needed a story that would make a smile. The high school teenager and her assignment to write a letter a heartfelt thank you for saving her life. She never expected anything in return. That's mom Ashley Taylor wrote this letter as an assignment in her ninth great creative writing class geared up to Goldstein waiting to a doctor. He probably have no idea who I am as an infant Ashley needed a liver transplant to survive. I had a congenital surrounds us wherever her mother a perfect match donated part of hearse. She had never opened up where classmates about her transplant before. And she wanted to thank the doctor had a great impact on my life. That letter reached the surgeon from so many years ago and Robert Goldstein who was so touched by a mere phone call and return it wasn't enough. He drove hours to surprise or in person. Doctor calls it a reunion fourteen years in the making and lucky you. She moved me to the point where I wanted to give back. And want her to realize that her words had a had a real lasting impression kids that go through the same thing. They don't always make you and me being able to make it. It's just really an Israeli grateful for those who helped me. Fell fifteen years old Ashley takes all AP courses she's in the school band sings in the school choir and cheesy young star in Peter. So I got my letter. I'm gonna keep that they don't that you get this letter he really is expresses my gratitude towards some standing Ash Wednesday night. And so we choose doctor Robert Goldstein of course actually Taylor and their hug. Fourteen years later thanks for watching here in a Friday night I'm David Muir hope to see you right back here on Monday till.
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