Originally Posted by Artemisia
I must admit, I feared the worse given the Prince's age and seriousness of the condition.
Frankly, I was absolutely sure that he would not recover. He is 96, after all, he had a heart condition that had not been operated on earlier because of his advanced age, and he had to watch two of his sons die. That might be sufficient to kill a much younger man. As I said, his perseverance is simply amazing.
And I am very
pleased to see how happy his wife, Princess Yuriko, looks, upon getting her husband back.