Up to date: Feb 11, 2021 22:19 IST
Paris [France], February 11 (ANI): Europe‘s oldest particular person aged 117-year-old has survived the coronavirus after residing by means of two world wars in addition to the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic.
Sister Andre, a nun who was born in 1904, examined constructive for the virus on January 16, in line with David Tavella, communications director on the Sainte Catherine Laboure nursing residence in Toulon, southern France, the place she lives, CNN reported.
Sister Andre, earlier referred to as Lucille Randon, turned a nun in 1944 and shifted to the nursing residence in Toulon in 2009.
She had proven no signs of coronavirus, CNN reported.
Talking in an interview with CNN affiliate BFMTV, she mentioned, “I did not know I had it…No, I wasn’t scared as a result of I wasn’t afraid of dying.”
As at present is her birthday, her meal could have all her favourites — foie gras, baked Alaska and a glass of pink wine.
“She drinks a glass of wine each lunchtime,” Tavella mentioned.
He additional mentioned that although no guests are allowed on the nursing residence, she’s going to obtain video messages from her household and the native mayor, and also will participating in a video Mass.
“Sister Andre‘s birthday is going down at an excellent time — it could not be a greater time, as a result of it would mark the start of huge festivities that will likely be organized round this enjoyable of our restrictions,” Tavella instructed BFMTV. (ANI)