Son travels four thousand miles to be with sick mom
Carl James Brook’s mother has been fighting kidney disease for almost ten years, and has been on dialysis for the past year.
So when Carl’s mom went into the Atlanta Emory University Hospital, a family friend helped Carl book a last-minute ticket back from Germany, where he lives, to surprise his mom before her kidney transplant operation.
The emotional reunion meant the world to Carl’s mom, who was disappointed when she thought she would be without her son at such an important time, "So I sat in bed and cried this morning because, I'm like, I didn't get to see my boy."
To see the uplifting moment Carl arrived at her bedside, have a look below: