Ready to be inspired and maybe shed a tear or two?? This is a story about a young marine who stayed the night in a hospital comforting an older man on his deathbed. This old man is dying and his only wish is for his son to be by his side when he goes. However, the nurse at the hospital made a mistake… a mistake that turned out to be for the best. Take note that this is a short fiction story that was written in 1964. Although it is not true, it is incredibly touching. Read on!