When mother-to-be Brittani McIntire of Hutchinson, Kan., discovered she was carrying twins, her joy was immediate, KWCH News reports. Yet, she soon learned what no expectant mother wants to hear; Madilyn and Mason, her unborn twins, were growing unevenly.
“He’s only weighing nine ounces and his sister is over two pounds,” McIntire told KWCH. Mason, her doctors sadly informed his mother, has a hole in his heart and an abnormal brain.
“His only chance of survival would be heart surgery but they wouldn’t do heart surgery on him because of his brain,” she said. The bad news clouded her mood until Tuesday when McIntire went in for a sonogram appointment. Incredibly, the technician caught a touching moment in the lives of the unborn twins.
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