The Heart of the Matter
There was a story on the radio this morning about a man from the town of Vidalia, in South Georgia who shot himself in the throat with a shotgun. He died. He was a heart transplant patient who 12 years earlier had received the heart of a man from another state. He later met the donor’s widow and ended up marrying her. It turns out the man whose heart he received had also committed suicide by shooting himself in the throat. Hmmm… the heart was once thought to be the seat of the mind. Maybe there is something to that thinking after all?