With a huge lump in her throat and tears rolling down her face, the actress Phumeza Mdabe had to break her son’s fantasy, informing him that he will never see again.
Mpilo jumped for joy after he received great news that he will be getting prosthetic eyes fitted soon, this comes with a possibility of gaining his eyesight again. TV personality Phumeza Mdabe posted a heart-breaking story on social media on how she had to break it down to Mpilo that he would never see again.
The stunning actress Phumeza, posted a heart-breaking story on twitter of how she had to break it down to her 7-year-old-son that he would never be able to see again. Mpilo had his eyes removed after being diagnosed with cancer. Every year, Mpilo must get prosthetic eyes and on the 29th of April 2021, he will be getting new eyes fitted.
she tweeted: “Mpilo is getting new prosthetic eyes fitted soon, he screamed and said, I’m gonna see like everyone else,’ I had to explain that he will never have vision again while a lump sat in my throat and trying my best for him not to hear me crying. This journey isn’t easy at all.
Phumeza spoke to a local publication saying Mpilo’s friends continuously reminded him of his disability and being a young kid, he cannot understand why he can’t see. She said, “He still doesn’t understand why he can’t see”.
She added to say his friends keep reminding him hell never see again which makes things worse and such statements hurt him, but children will always be brutally honest. Every time he comes home with such statements, they constantly assure him he’s special and she extremely proud of how her son has come to adapt his situation as well.