“I wanted a picture of the person who had allowed me to live.”

Today, Rick Bounds is a triathlete. But six years ago, Rick was diagnosed with a serious liver disease.

His doctors told him that if he didn’t have an immediate kidney and liver transplant, he would die.

They found a match in Marty Biernack.

Marty’s widow, Dorothy Biernack, sat down with Rick at StoryCorps.

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Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Music Info: "Lhasa" by Nic Bommarito from the Album Harp Fragments.
Produced by Katie Simon with Yasmina Guerda
Facilitated by Cambra Moniz
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