As I was leaving his room I said, "I'm glad you're improved. Soon you'll be up and about like normal. Better even, you'll be stronger, faster..." And he said "We can rebuild you..." I lauged and said, "I love ya Dad, you're the only person who can out-geek me!" And he smiled.
I am so happy I could shit. I love ya all!! Thanks to everyone who sent thoughts and good vibes, they were immensely helpful!!