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How This Hospital Surprised These New Parents On V-Day Will Bring You To Tears

A father's goodness is higher than the mountain, a mother's goodness deeper than the sea.- Japanese Proverb

Georgia was born with a hypoplastic left heart syndrome (only three of her four heart chambers work properly) and had her first open-heart surgery only five days after birth. Her parents, Gordon Lewis and Vanessa Marshall from Burlington, Ontario have been at her bedside since the moment she was born and hope to take her fit and fine back  home. They haven't been to their home even once in the past four months, and so the Sick Kids Foundation decided the new parents a beautiful surprise on Valentine's Day.  

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How This Hospital Surprised These New Parents On V-Day Will Bring You To Tears

How This Hospital Surprised These New Parents On V-Day Will Bring You To Tears

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The Canadian couple has been beside their baby girl from the very moment she came into the world

The Canadian couple has been beside their baby girl from the very moment she came into the world

Georgia has never left the Sick Kids hospital in Toronto.

Georgia has never left the Sick Kids hospital in Toronto.

Lewis has been to Burlington a few times, only to return the same day after a few hours.

Lewis has been to Burlington a few times, only to return the same day after a few hours.

The couple spends most of the time in the hospital with Georgia. Other times, they stay at the Ronald McDonald House 10 minutes away from the hospital.

'We have hard days and good days. We're just fortunate enough to be here together'

'We have hard days and good days. We’re just fortunate enough to be here together'

Georgia has had three cardiac arrests till now and a breathing tube is attached to her body. Her parents can't bear to stay away from her even for a couple hours.

The Sick Kids Foundation decided to surprise the couple on Valentine's Day with a romantic dinner in the hospital itself.

The Sick Kids Foundation decided to surprise the couple on Valentine's Day with a romantic dinner in the hospital itself.

Plus, a chef and server were volunteered by a local restaurant, The Chase. Flowers, candles and a violin player were also setting the mood.

The couple was told they were doing an interview about their baby, but there was a surprise waiting for them upstairs

The couple was told they were doing an interview about their baby, but there was a surprise waiting for them upstairs

A card from Georgia to her parents was also kept there.

A card from Georgia to her parents was also kept there.

'Dear Mom and Dad, you gave me life, and that's the most precious thing ever. That's why I'm fighting so hard. I'm here and I'm in good hands,' read Vanessa with tears flowing down from her eyes.

'They are an example of a family who really needs something special this Valentine's weekend,' said Sandra Chiovitti, spokesperson for Sick Kids.

'They are an example of a family who really needs something special this Valentine’s weekend,' said Sandra Chiovitti, spokesperson for Sick Kids.

Marshall says the couple draws inspiration from their daughter. "She's an amazing baby," Marshall said. "She's taught us a lot."

Here's the complete video of the Valentine Day surprise

*Pass me some tissues*

*Pass me some tissues*

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