Video Vignettes - Vincent Bointy
Vincent Bointy / Friends' Support

"I got there sometime after midnight, but they operated on me the next morning. I had a lot of visitors cause the whole area was full that's how come I knew something was badly wrong with me, they wouldn't coming around if I wasn't ill.

People come in I got telephone calls, they'd write, people would read Bible verses to me, all kinds of letters. There was all kinds of people coming to see me. There were worried but I wasn't worried. It just never, ever dawned on me that I wasn't gonna get well."