After two years and three months of waiting
, all the while supported by RACF, she is called in.
The operation lasts five hours
– from two in the morning until seven.
The family is touched that the surgeon allows their daughter to wear her cross during surgery.
He says it’s as important to him as to the parents.
Today, Ksenia celebrates her seventh birthday.
Her new heart beats loudly and strongly as she blows out the candles on her cake!