VERY TOUCHING …………………… !!!!

I got this story in the e-mail, not sure whether it is real but worth to
share with you all.

*YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE*

You are My Sunshine, My only Sunshine’ (Be prepared to get watery eyes!)

Like any good mother, when Karen found out that another baby was on the way,
she did what she could to help her 3-year-old son, Michael, prepare for a
new sibling. They found out that the new baby was going be a girl, and day
after day, night after night, Michael sang to his sister in mommy’s tummy.
He was building a bond of love with his little sister before he even met her.
The pregnancy progressed normally for Karen, an active member of the Panther
Creek United Methodist Church in Morristown , Tennessee .

In time, the labor pains came. Soon it was every five minutes, every three,
every minute. But serious complications arose during delivery and Karen
found herself in hours of labor. Would a C-section be required? Finally,
after a long struggle, Michael’s little sister was born. But she was in very
serious condition.

With a siren howling in the night, the ambulance rushed the infant to the
neonatal intensive care unit at St. Mary’s Hospital, Knoxville, Tennessee.
The days inched by. The little girl got worse. The pediatrician had to tell
the parents there is very little hope. Be prepared for the worst. Karen and
her husband contacted a local cemetery about a burial plot. They had fixed
up a special room in their house for their new baby but now they found
themselves having to plan for a funeral. Michael, however, kept begging his
parents to let him see his sister. I want to sing to her, he kept saying.
Week two in intensive care looked as if a funeral would come before the week
was over.

Michael kept nagging about singing to his sister, but kids are never allowed
in Intensive Care. Karen decided to take Michael whether they liked it or
not. If he didn’t see his sister right then, he may never see her alive. She
dressed him in an oversized scrub suit and marched him into ICU. He looked
like a walking laundry basket..

The head nurse recognized him as a child and bellowed, ‘Get that kid out of
here now. No children are allowed.’ The mother rose up strong in Karen, and the
usually mild-mannered lady glared steel-eyed right into the head nurse’s
face, her lips a firm line. ‘He is not leaving until he sings to his sister’
she stated. Then Karen towed Michael to his sister’s bedside.

He gazed at the tiny infant losing the battle to live. After a moment, he
began to sing In the pure-hearted voice of a 3-year-old, Michael sang: ‘You
are my sunshine, my only sun shine, you make me happy when skies are gray.’
Instantly the baby girl seemed to respond. The pulse rate began to calm down
and become steady. ‘Keep on singing, Michael,’ encouraged Karen with tears
in her eyes. ‘You never know, dear, how much I love you, please don’t take
my sunshine away.’ As Michael sang to his sister, the baby’s ragged,
strained breathing became as smooth as a kitten’s purr. ‘Keep on singing,
sweetheart.’ ‘The other night, dear, as I lay sleeping, I dreamed I held you
in my arms’. Michael’s little sister began to relax as rest, healing rest,
seemed to sweep over her. ‘Keep on singing, Michael.’ Tears had now
conquered the face of the bossy head nurse. Karen glowed. ‘You are my
sunshine , my only sunshine. Please don’t take my sunshine away…’

The next day…the very next day…the little girl was well enough to go
home. Woman’s Day Magazine called it The Miracle of a Brother’s Song. The
medical staff just called it a miracle. Karen called it a miracle of God’s
love.

NEVER GIVE UP ON THE PEOPLE YOU LOVE.

LOVE IS SO INCREDIBLY POWERFUL.
Life is good.

Have a Wonderful Day! Just send this to your friends. Do not break this,
please. There is no cost, but lots of rewards*.

In God We Trust!