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Tuesday, August 2, 2016

'Heard URINE need of a kidney': Man surprises his best friend at work with news he is a kidney donor match


A Texas man decided to surprise his friend with the news he was a match as a kidney donor - but neither were prepared for how emotional the moment would turn out to be.

Graham McMillan found out last month that he was viable to donate a kidney to his college buddy, nurse Danny Kolzow, and turned up at the Fort Worth hospital where he works with the sign: 'Heard urine need of a kidney, want mine?'

While the sign was clearly a joke, it went straight over Kolzow's head, and video of the special surprise shows him crying with happiness over the news.

Kolzow had asked his friend to text him if he learned his organ was a match, but McMillan decided against that approach.

'There's no way I'm just going to text you,' McMillan told The Dallas Morning News. Continue reading

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