Doctor Dressed As Chewbacca Tells Boy He's Getting A New Heart

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When 15-year-old Austin Eggleston from Chicago was placed on a heart transplant list nearly five months ago, his doctor made him a deal.Dr. Phillip Thrush promised Austin - a die-hard Star Wars fan that when a heart became available, he would deliver the good news wearing a Chewbacca costume. 

Dr. Thrush made good on his promise Saturday, speaking fluent Wookie. The heartwarming moment was captured on video in Austin's room at Lurie Children's Hospital in Chicago. 

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