It’s 3AM in a Hospital

Last week my mother in law, Vinh, got a total knee replacement on her right knee. Undergoing any type of surgery is a scary thing and I was really worried about her. I was not just worried about her but worried about Holly.  Holly and Vinh are very close and if anything bad happened it would’ve been devastating to Holly. Millions of things were running through my head while she was in the surgery room but thankfully she came out fine. The first words I heard Vinh say when she finally woke up was “thank God I’m alive” and that put a big smile on my face. Holly and I basically lived at the hospital for four days. I think I got better sleep on an airplane than in the that hospital.  When I couldn’t sleep one night I decided to walk around the seemingly empty hospital and take photos.

Self portrait #1

Self portrait #2

Holly watching a scary movie on the lappie…

So close, yet so far.

D.Kennedy - August 25, 2010 - 4:17 pm

know the 3:00 A.M. hospital waiting room feeling! enjoyed your photos, a new way of looking at a scary and frighting place!

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