Hope springs eternal in the human breast;
Man never Is, but always To be blest:
The soul, uneasy and confin'd from home,
Rests and expatiates in a life to come.
– Alexander Pope, An Essay on Man
My gramma survived her mastectomy but not without complications. In the week since, she returned to the hospital twice, and now a third time for emergency surgery. She's in there now... Please cross your fingers for her. ♥