Posts Tagged ‘#BabyTheLast’

There are some things in life for which one must wait. Miss Vee’s entrance into this world, just before midnight on the 25th of February, at 41w2d, was one of these.

Waiting is impossible when you are ready for something to end, and even more impossible when waiting for something better to begin.

The potted hyacinths in our bedroom were purchased and replaced four times over. The irony of watching forced bulbs grow, bloom with the promise of Spring, and then wither while waiting for her birth was not lost on me. There is only so much you can do to force the narcissus — in the end, you must still wait for the bud to open.

I would like to say I could write up a detailed birth story for her, but the truth is I can’t.

Miss Vee

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I’m 35 weeks pregnant now. If my labour history holds true, I’ve about a month left in my pregnancy. This weekend I wrote up our massive “to do” list of things that need to be done before our baby arrives — before our daughter is born and fills that last little corner of our family.

It’s a long list.

It’s a really long list.

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