'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
But "I'm so relieved I did not just lose my health insurance today," she said.
"He told me if I had injured it once more, it would likely have torn apart entirely," Ames said. "I may never have fully regained my ability to walk. It's only because I was able to get the operation when I did that I was spared a much more severe, painful and lasting injury."