LOS ANGELES: Actress and wife of megastar Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson is finally COVID-19 free now and is celebrating being a survivor and battling the life-endangering virus.
The couple, who was quarantining in their Australia residence after being diagnosed and treated for the coronavirus is finally back home in Loss Angeles, California. Wilson is utilising this time on contemplating her luck.
She made a heart-wrenching post on Instagram where she said that she is now "celebrating the beauty of this life, the blessings God has given, and my continued good health, even now as a COVID-19 survivor."
As per Wilson, 29 March is an auspicious day for her that denotes "a time of great happiness".
In a bunch of pictures the actress uploaded, there was one with Larry David, under which she wrote, "I was on Broadway starring with Larry David in his play Fish In The Dark before finding out I had been diagnosed with breast cancer."
She also added, "March 29 also marks five years of being cancer-free after having had a bilateral mastectomy. I am so thankful for my health, for the doctors, nurses, friends and family who got me through that time. You, online friends, also need to be thanked because your prayers and optimism were felt deeply. And, so thankful for the blessings God has bestowed on me, then and now."
In another one of the pictures uploaded by her, features her standing next to her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She got presented with this honour on 29 March too! She wrote, "I was honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, a street, that as a child, I'd walk on and read all the names of the stars I admired… Never believing one day my name would be on one of those stars,"
She continues on her post, "And one year ago today, I released my fourth album, Halfway to Home. Every day I get to make music is a gift. So much has happened musically in that one year. So much goodness. All of this would not be possible without good health. Please take a moment today to acknowledge the amazing creation your bodies are and to thank it for doing so much." The fourth picture is her album art.
She finished her post by saying, "So, today, March 29, I am celebrating the beauty of this life, the blessings God has given, and my continued good health, even now as a COVID 19 survivor. Please take a moment today to acknowledge the amazing creation your bodies are and to thank it for doing so much."