Hospital visit inspires Marathon amputee J.P. Norden ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff J.P. Norden visited Walter Reed on a trip his surgeon had planned to give the Marathon bombing victim inspiration. Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff Dr. E.J. Caterson, who had done a surgical stint at the military hospital, managed to arrange what he called a "mental therapy" tour. Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff Norden and his girlfriend, Kelly Castine, met Colonel Ramona Fioery, Chief of Staff of the Army Nurse Corps. Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff "Don't get down," Sergeant Christopher Anderson told Norden. "You just got to take it with a sense of humor." Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff Ross Colquhoun armed Norden and Castine for a combat simulator. When they were done, the Navy veteran told Norden to "keep on rocking." Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff Norden (left) said he would try to describe what he saw to his brother, who is also an amputee after the bombing. "It's amazing," Norden said.