There are a lot of quotes stating that love is something unexpected. The love story of a Taiwanese couple is a perfect example of this.
A man named Lian, from Hsinchu, Taiwan, started donating blood when he was only 20 years old to help strangers. Lian whose sole purpose was to help those in need didn’t expect that he will be saving the life of his future wife.
Back in 2007, a woman, who is only known by her surname Lim, had an accident. She needed a lot of blood because her body’s clotting mechanism failed. In total, she needed eight bags of blood and two bags of platelets for a successful transfusion. Thanks to several donors, Lim survived the accident.
Seven years later, Lim met Lian and the two fell in love. Unaware of their earlier encounter, the two got married on March 2018.
The couple then realized their “blood connection” some months later when they talked about their near-death experiences and the importance of blood donation. Feeling thankful that she survived the tragedy, Lim decided to thank her donors even if it happened over a decade ago.
She went to the hospital where she was confined and tried to get information from the blood donation center. However, Lim was denied access to the information.
Determined to find her lifesaver, Lim convinced one of the hospital staff and gave her the list of surnames who donated blood to her.
While reading out some of the names, Lim was particularly interested with someone surnamed “Lian.” She gave the staff an identification number and they were shocked that she knew it.
After matching both records, the staff confirmed it was indeed her husband, Lian, who donated blood and saved her life 11 years ago.
The couple is now sharing their story in hopes of encouraging more people to donate blood.
Teen Meets Doctor Who Saved Her Life For Free When She Was A Sick Baby
Now she wants to become a doctor so she can continue paying it forward.
Some stories are truly just amazing. While a simple photo shared by a young girl on social media merely shows the teen with an older woman, its caption reveals that the woman was the doctor who once saved her life when she was a sickly little baby. Amazingly, the doctor performed an operation on the baby completely free of charge.
Arabelle Garciano from Tagbilaran City in Cebu, Philippines posted the picture on Twitter. It shows the high school student with Dr. Maribel Du, a pediatric surgeon from University of Cebu Medical Center. Garciano revealed that she was once a sick baby who happened to have a cyst on her chest. Although Garciano's mother didn't have any money, Dr. Du agreed to operate on the baby for free.
Endangered Animals Sing ‘I Dreamed A Dream’ In Heartbreaking Animation
The short film has a powerful message about animal extinction.
Animal conservationists are always trying to find a way to convince people to help in saving the world. One of their most powerful actions has been an amazing animation video featuring music from Les Misérables. The video features four endangered animals singing about their fate as humanity pushes them into extinction.
The video Dream was created by Zombie Studios for the Wildlife Conservation Film Festival. It features four different critically endangered animals singing I Dreamed A Dream, with each lyric telling the animals' story. Needless to say, the result is a powerful yet heartbreaking rendition of the Les Misérables solo.
The blue whale tries to make the hunters hear his song.
Two Dads Pose With Daughter In Sweet Photoshoot, But They’re Not A Gay Couple
“Our daughter Willow. You may never know how your love has changed us all.”
A Facebook post that features a little girl named Willow and her two dads quickly went viral. But it's not what you may think — the two men are not a same-sex couple.
You see, one of the men is Willow’s birth dad and the other one is her stepdad-to-be. It is not easy to be raised up in a broken home, but looking at these pictures might remind those who had been through a divorce how important it is to keep the environment around your children happy and full of love.