She's my heart," he said.
Heart has never been an issue for these two.
What's always been lacking is a kidney. Jimmie Sue was born with only one, and now that one is shot. She needs a transplant -- but neither her husband, nor anyone tested in her family, is a suitable match.
Jimmie Sue is on a donor list, but the wait is about two or three years long and that's for a kidney from a deceased donor. Transplant patients who get their kidneys from living donors tend to live longer.
Which is why Larry decided to try a completely radical approach to securing a kidney: asking for it, from total strangers.
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