My niece, Abby, is in the o.r. right now getting her cochear implant.  They got started an hour late.  They came in 30 minutes ago and said that it will probably be another 2 hours.  We are all very anxious and ready for it to be done.  Abby was so sweet this morning waiting for her surgery.  She didn't have a clue anything was going on.  She was just playing and sticking her head out the door to talk to people.  My sister-in-law has a blog to keep everyone updated: