Look at this man. He’s Dr. Giampiero Giron. 85-years-old retired and recently accepted his country’s call to return to the frontline against the Coronavirus.
He’s among the thousands of retired Doctors and Nurses who have done the same. There is a very good chance that Dr. Giron may be infected with the virus.
There is a good chance that Dr. Giron may pass away if he falls ill.
But Italy will rise again because of men and women like him.
“They asked for my availability, and I said yes. When you decide to be a doctor, you get involved. I swore an oath. Afraid of getting sick? Then it is better not to be a doctor… My duty: regardless of age, doctors can make a difference at this stage.”