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  • He was anxious to meet his little niece, born only a month before. Her birth followed by ten tense and scary days at the NICU.

    She opens her eyes. Looks into his. For a moment time stands still.

    And I know everything will be all right.

    Sus ojitos estaban cerrados cuando llegó el tío a conocerla, al mes de vida después de haber pasado diez días difíciles y tensos en el hospital.

    Abre los ojos. Mira hacia su tío. Por un momento el tiempo se para.

    Y me doy cuenta que todo va a estar bien.
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