The Boston Globe profiles Jeremy Theerman of Worcester (if that name sounds familiar, he’s currently serving on the Conservation Commission) who gave part of his liver to his infant son.
They watch with joy as he eats and gains weight. They encourage him as he starts to roll around. He has even started babbling what sounds like words.
“Dada,’’ he says now. “Dada.’’
His mom insisted she takes no offense. “I’ll let it slide,’’ she said. “After all, he has his liver.’’