This is so bittersweet!!!
A California mother who lost her seven-month old baby in June 2013 was able to hear his heart beating again this week — in the body of a four-year old girl.
Heather Clark was a new mom nearly three years ago when her son Lukas died suddenly.
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During the pain and anguish that followed, she decided to donate his organs so that other families wouldn't have to go through the same pain she had felt.
One of those organs — Lukas' heart — made its way to Jordan Drake, who was born with a congenital heart defect and spent the first two years of her young life going through six heart surgeries and other serious medical issues.
In the ensuing two years after Lukas' heart was donated to Jordan, Clark and Jordan's mother, Esther Gonzalez, had kept in touch by phone, mail, and social media — until this week.
Now, more than two years after the heart transplant,
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