You’ve come a long way baby!

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This was the message letting us all know where to meet. We were to show up at eleven o’clock if we wanted to visit Adam and Laura

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for the last time as a family of two.
After about an hour an a half, Adam got the go ahead

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to put on his birthday suit. Then we watched as they went down the hall

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and around the corner for the C. section.
This is the fourth grandchild for Joel and me, but for

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Karen and Rusty, it’s the first…

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unless you count Noodles. Therefore, Karen and I agreed on a ‘baby holding order’.
It wasn’t too long before

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they came back down the hall with our new grandson hidden under a blanket.
We waited for what seemed like forever before they let us in for the reveal. And then, according the pre-arranged ‘holding order’,

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Laura handed the newest little family member off to Karen, who handed him off to

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her mother, who handed him off

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to MEEEEEEE!
Then, everybody else figured out their turn.
When we were first told about him

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he looked like this. But yesterday, 9 pound 1 ounce Paton James Jaques

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looked like this. You’ve come a long way baby!

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