The bishop announced it the Sunday before. I wept.
A baby girl was born. Received a name.
The baby had a condition called Potter Syndrome. She had no kidneys while she developed in her mother’s womb. She could not produce amniotic fluid.
But she was born. And she spent 90 precious minutes with her family.
Her parents and older brother and sister held her. Talked to her. Smiled, took pictures.
The bishop said the family felt incredibly blessed to spend that much time with their baby girl.
After an hour and a half, her frail little body stopped working, and she returned home. To a sibling who also came home, but only 40 minutes after being born.
They’re home. Where they no longer have Potter Syndrome. Where they will have kidneys.
Where they wait to see the rest of their family again.
One thought on “Last week I didn’t attend a funeral.”
Sometimes all they want is to receive a body then go back home.We feel sad for the family she left behind.But grateful for the plan our Heavenly has for us .