The doctors told the husband they would then take his son out, as they could not revive the mother.
"They handed him to me, he's absolutely lifeless," Hermanstorfer said.
But the doctors worked on him, and suddenly he came to.
"His life began in my hands," Hermanstorfer said. "That's a feeling like no other."
Soon after, Tracy Hermanstorfer's pulse returned, even though she had no heartbeat for roughly four minutes.
December 30, 2009
Not really, of course. (Or do you think otherwise?) But it's damned cool: A mother (seemingly) dies in labor, and the baby is (seemingly) stillborn: