A new mother was filmed as she held her premature son for the first time in an incredibly touching video.
Jessica’s newborn son Hugo, who was born 10 weeks premature, was gently laid on her chest by a nurse 60 hours after he was born.
The mum is overcome with love as she slowly strokes her son’s back and breaks down in tears.
Jessica first held her premature son 60 hours after he was born
“After being delivered by caesarean, he was quickly whisked away to the NICU to be evaluated,” read the caption on the video uploaded to the Love What Matters Facebook page.
“Jessica was only briefly able to see him as she needed to recover as well. It wasn’t until almost 60 hours later that Jessica was finally able to hold her baby boy for the first…