“My mother and pa are all the time collectively and that’s what will get them by means of,” their daughter mentioned.
SAN ANTONIO — After being married for 62 years, 84-year-old Andres Carrillo and his spouse 83-year-old Eva Carrillo have been nearly inseparable, at the very least till they each examined constructive for coronavirus.
His daughter Eliza Calpena says Andres was admitted into Methodist Hospital shortly after.
“What made me wish to share this story is that there was some extent the place we didn’t assume our dad was going to make it,” Calpena mentioned. “When my mother was at residence all she was doing was crying eager to be with my dad.”
Sadly, Eva was admitted into Methodist as properly, and although the 2 have been in the identical hospital, they couldn’t have felt additional aside.
“My mother and pa are all the time collectively and that’s what will get them by means of,” Calpena mentioned.
So she says the hospital was gracious sufficient to reunite the couple, placing them into the identical room.
“My mother got here in they usually informed me my dad was simply so completely happy to see my mother,” Calpena mentioned.
At this time, the couple is doing significantly better, now recovering from the virus at a neighborhood rehab facility. Throughout this month of affection Calpena says her mother and father story reminds folks real love all the time wins in the long run.
“We hear so many horror tales, and I feel San Antonio must know that there’s a love story of two individuals who actually beloved one another and needed to be collectively,” Calpena mentioned.