Redditor Lucent posted a link entitled “She couldn't make it to the prom, so the prom was brought to her in the ICU”.
The link leads to pictures of a heartwarming gesture from a friend who planned a prom in a Tennessee hospital’s ICU for Katelyn Norman. She suffers from osteosarcoma, an aggressive bone cancer and she made a bucket list that included a prom.
The photos have been posted under the title, ‘Katelyn's Hospital Prom’ with the following description:
“Katelyn couldn't make it to the personal prom set up for her later that night due to medical complications, so the prom was brought to her as a surprise in a converted room next to hers in the ICU. All photos courtesy Michael Dayah.”
The pictures have gone viral and the prom has also been covered by a number of prominent news channels. Have a look at some of the special moments from the event:
Jacob (Katelyn’s Date) and Katelyn Norman
Nurses block out the prom room so it remains a surprise
Sarah (nurse) & Andrea (volunteer) decorate prom room
Katelyn's date Jacob and friend Alexandra
Official entrance to the prom
Jacob (prom date) talks with Katelyn's dad
Friends and family entering the prom
Katelyn is entering her prom.
Jacob says her election as prom queen was "pretty much unanimous"
Katelyn's view out her window
Beautiful, isn’t it? And Katelyn must have been really happy.
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