Woman Holds Her Own Heart After Receiving Heart Transplant Surgery

Woman Holds Her Own Heart After Receiving Heart Transplant Surgery
World
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

A woman who recently received a heart transplant was reunited with her old heart, and candidly posed while holding it in her hands.

Penny,” as she’s known, can be seen grinning through the surgical mask she’s wearing while posing with the heart.

Penny’s friend Kelsey posted this image on her Imgur profile saying: “[Penny] is holding her own heart. She has survived cancer and crippling heart failure and never lost hope.”

Kelsey’s profile stated that Penny’s doctors allowed her to take a photograph with her old heart before it was cremated.

If it was me, I would’ve put the thing on my arm and claimed that “I wear my heart on my sleeve.” Hopefully, I’ll never have that opportunity.

Stephen Willard | Elite.

Share Tweet
React
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Stephen Willard

Elite Daily is a medium for people tired of disingenuous content; we have sought to create a space where stimulating, applicable content can reach a like-minded audience.

More In World

World Alexia LaFata

This Giant 6’3″ Woman Gets Paid To Make Men’s Big Girl Fantasies Come True (Video)

Amazon Amanda is a professional large person. The 6’3”, 280-pound, 44DD busted woman earns a living by, basically, making men feel really, really small: I get paid using my natural abilities. My natural god gifted assets. I do everything from height size comparisons, lifting, carrying, smothering, wrestling, and just walking in public with people. Amanda grew […]

World Ashley Greco-Stoner

Why The MH17 Tragic Flight Might Cause World War III

To say that 2014 has been a harrowing year for Eastern Europe would be an understatement. A war has been raging for months now between the Ukrainian military and Russian-backed separatists, and while the world has been watching and expressing its outrage, it wasn’t until last week that the conflict directly impacted other countries. The […]

Also On Elite

Envision

Photographer Brilliantly Depicts What Celebrity Diets Look Like In Stunning Photo Series

What would celebrity diets look like if they were portrayed in old-style portraits? One Italian photographer, named Dan Bannino, decided to go ahead and answer that question. In these vivid portraits, Bannino explores the most notable celebrity fad diets. From Beyoncé’s master cleanse diet to Kate Moss’ so-called “Hollywood diet,” the Italian photographer is able […]

Humor

Weird Al Takes On Iggy Azalea’s ‘Fancy’ In ‘Handy’ (Video)

In celebration of his newest album, Weird Al recently announced he’d be releasing eight brand new music videos over the course of eight days, and so far he has been a man of his word. On Monday we got a parody of “Happy” called “Tacky,” Tuesday brought us Yankovic’s version of “Blurred Lines,” and yesterday […]

Life

The Friend Zone: Defining The Mythical Place That Exists Only In Our Minds

Gentlemen, is it really so horrible to be just friends with a lady? I’ve heard a lot of complaining about this place called the “Friend Zone.” It’s a land of desperation and tragedy, where men are forced to be friends with women. I decided to go forth and try to locate this Friend Zone; a […]

Entertainment

Zooey Deschanel Is Tired Of People Asking Her If She Wants Kids

In the August issue of InStyle, Zooey Deschanel expressed her feelings towards being asked about having children. She exclaimed, quickly gaining steam as she went on, Like every woman is dying to give birth! I don’t think so. Nobody asks guys that. And you go into a supermarket and every tabloid is like, ‘Pregnant and […]