Nathaniel Marston's mother, Elizabeth, posted another update on his condition after he underwent surgery. "Dear [friends and family] of Nathaniel Marston. My beloved [son] Nathaniel made it through today’s surgery and his [doctors] are pleased with the result. He is still in critical condition but now we have hope. Please continue to keep Nathaniel in your thoughts and prayers, asking God for Nathaniel's complete and full recovery. I will continue to post as I have news. Thank you again for your positive thoughts and prayers which have, and are, making a difference. Sending peace, love and light out to all of you. Thank you from the bottom of my heart."