On April 19, 2007 FBI Special Agent Tom Simon donated a kidney to a stranger named Brenda Lagrimas. The details surrounding the surgery and the story of what brought Brenda and Tom together are detailed in the early entries of this blog.
Monday, April 16, 2007
I met Brenda and her mom at our doctor's appointment on April 2, 2007. As expected, Brenda was kind, charming, and appreciative. Her mom was a sweet lady who was very emotional and grateful beyond words. Meeting Brenda solidified my decision to help her.