Shane Godfrey, from Sanford North Carolina has been gone from his home for about a month. He has been very sick with the flu, which then got very serious when it turned into double pneumonia and then kidney failure.
It was touch and go for a while there. Doctors weren’t even sure if Shane would survive.
During the five weeks that Shane was fighting for his life, he lost about 50 pounds. It was enough weight, that Shane looked very different.
But Shane did survive, and finally he was well enough to leave the hospital. During the time he was in the hospital, he really missed his dog, Willie, and couldn’t wait to see him again.
So Shane’s little sister agreed to meet him at the park so he could reunite with his beloved dog.
But what happened next was not what any of the expected.
At first the dog was unsure and barked at Shane. He didn’t seem in any hurry to get close to him. Shane and his sister kept calling the dog over, but he just wasn’t sure.
Finally, dog approached Shane very carefully. He was very cautious and seemed even a little nervous.
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