- A heartwarming story of a couple who were both COVID-19 patients inspired a lot of the netizens
- The senior citizen couple who was married for 39 years got a heartwarming send-off entourage and resounding claps of joy as they got discharged from the hospital
- The wife who is 63 years old was the first to test positive of COVID-19 and was confined in an isolation room
- Her husband composed and signed a waiver which doesn’t hold the hospital liable if he gets infected as long as he can be with his wife
A senior citizen couple who once tested positive of COVID-19 received a heartwarming send-off entourage and resounding claps from the hospital staff after conquering the dreadful disease.
VRP Medical Center Facebook page shared a video of the heartwarming send-off for the couple accompanied by the resounding claps of joy from the staff.
The wife, who is 63 years old, tested positive and was confined to an isolation room. The husband (64) composed and signed a waiver which doesn’t hold the hospital liable if he gets infected as long as he can be with the wife.
He eventually tested positive after 2 days of being with his wife.
After 2 weeks they were both cleared and were given discharge orders.
Married for 39 years, with two children, the husband never left his wife's bedside when she contracted the disease ahead of him.
“We never gave up hoping, praying, and believing that we will survive, and we will soon be going home to our family," said the emotional husband.
According to him, they did not cease to pray throughout their confinement. He also appreciated their doctors and nurses were always positive, giving them hope every time they see them.
Meanwhile, here are some of the netizens' reactions:
Deeply moved. God loved us first.. He taught us to love one another.. to be with someone so dear to us- even in the face of death is not a hindrance but an opportunity to show compassion and trust God.
If this is not love, I don’t know what this is.
Much appreciation to VRPMC for their sincere effort in giving tribute to their discharge covid19 patients.We hope more to heal.Godbless!.more power VRPMC.Lets continue praying for everyones health and protection.
The coronavirus outbreak started out in Wuhan, Hubei Province of China. Scientists believed that the virus came from an animal at one of Wuhan's wet markets. At present, the Philippines is under a state of calamity while the entire Luzon is under an enhanced community quarantine.
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