by Brandon Wenerd on April 10, 2014


Easily the most bittersweet and heartwarming story you’ll hear today. Kristina Chesterman was a 21-year-old college student who was struck by a drunk driver while biking home. She was declared brain dead from trauma sustained from the accident. A nursing student, Kristina also happened to be an organ donor. Her heart was successfully transplanted to Susan Vieria, a 64-year-old woman who later found out that Kristina had an extensive bucket list with items that haven’t been crossed off yet.

As a symbolic gesture, Vieria recently vowed to start crossing off Kristina’s bucket list items for her. Just another reminder to all of us that life is fragile and our time is short here. Mark Kaye tells the story:

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