His attention was distracted momentarily as the feeding tube was switched to Carmen's other breast.
Alex straightened the feeding tube across her shoulder and watched anxiously as Matthew mouthed the nipple and feeding tube.
They removed the feeding tube and fed him a semi-liquid diet of soft food for a few days.
This time he created enough suction to pull her nipple well into his mouth - feeding tube and all.
They had removed the endotracheal tube, but he still had a feeding tube through his nose.