|Mary Reuland, left, mother of Konrad Reuland,|
embraces Rod Carew , the recipient of Konrad's
heart and kidney.
Still, this line from the above-linked Mercury News (San Jose, California) story about Konrad Reuland, then 11, meeting Carew at his school got me:
That was the first time Konrad gave his heart to Rod Carew.