Vu Pham is strolling from Defiance to Ann Arbor, asking for prayers alongside the best way for his spouse who’s recovering from a mind aneurysm.
NAPOLEON, Ohio — Freezing rain on New Yr’s Day just isn’t sufficient to cease Vu Pham from strolling practically 100 miles to honor his spouse as she recovers from a double mind aneurysm.
“Please pray for me so I’ve the bodily, the emotional, and the psychological, and the religious, so I could make it to the College of Michigan to see my spouse,” Pham mentioned in a Fb Reside video on Friday, sharing his journey with family and friends.
“My spouse is simply an superior individual, she’s obtained an exquisite soul, she’s my hero, she’s my every little thing,” mentioned Pham.
Vu and Mylinh Pham have run VIP Nails in Defiance for twenty years.
Vu says his spouse was comfortable and wholesome up till Christmas, when he discovered her unresponsive on the ground within the lavatory.
“I maintain her up and she or he’s simply out. So I slowly put her all the way down to the bottom and I name my brother,” mentioned Pham.
They rushed Mylinh to Defiance Hospital the place she survived a double aneurysm. One was a kind that has a 5 p.c survival fee.
She stays excessive danger, however he says she’s making progress. Mylinh is now receiving care in Ann Arbor on the College of Michigan’s hospital.
Due to COVID-19, Vu cannot be at Mylinh’s bedside, so he determined to stroll to the College of Michigan to indicate his love for his spouse.
He is already run into acquainted faces.
“He was as stunned to see me as I used to be to see him and we obtained his garments all dried up,” mentioned VIP Nails shopper Chris Johnson.
She helped convey him in to dry off for his closing leg of his journey.
Pham just isn’t positive precisely how lengthy his journey to Ann Arbor and his spouse’s restoration will take.
“Daily, they are saying it will be a protracted highway, a protracted journey,” mentioned Pham.
A GoFundMe has been created by Mylinh’s household to assist with medical and different bills.