They finally took the breathing tube out in the last 30 minutes. Reiss was ready for it. She instantly wanted water and food, and was mad when I couldn’t give anything to her.
Reiss was talking instantly, asking the doctor why she couldn’t have any water and cracking jokes. When she figured out she wasn’t going to get any liquids, she opted for TV and rest time.
So, for now, she rests. We are praying for a non-eventful day and night.