Here she is just minutes from her birth and thirty four years from our wedding day.
You can expect to be inundated with photos of her on facebook, instagram and the Grandparentals. No apologies.
And this guy.
HOW TO STAY TOGETHER NO MATTER WHAT
1. stay together
2. no matter what.
Well, it's been a bit more complicated than that, but in essence true. How easy it was (still is!) to trade peace for some sort of upset, to grow cold or irritable or to retaliate. Thankfully the years have taught us a measure of tolerance, of overlooking, of letting go, of forgiving. Once mercy is practiced and lived, however imperfectly, then we are struck with the astounding revelation of just how precious relationships are.
34 years, dude. That ain't small potatoes.
And because I am all weepy and sentimental, a little Baby James, then. On the Secret 'o Life.