He was washing windows. He was up four stories. His safety harness/rope snapped. He fell four stories and landed on his head. His motor skills were taken from him. His mind still worked. He has had to learn how to walk all over again.
Never would I have hoped anything like this on anyone, even a jerk of an ex-husband of my dear friend.
Live life in the moment. Take nothing for granted. Tell those you love that you love them. Rinse and repeat.