New on Huffington Post Parents: The Son Also Rises

Holding moms fingersI’ve heard it said that that the first man you fall in love with is your father.

The second man you fall in love with is your husband.

The third is your son.

My son arrived after 36 hours of labor. Apparently, he was so content where he was in the womb that he was happy enough to stay put. I, however, thought differently, so after nearly two days, we finally coaxed him out. He came into the world mellow and he pretty much stayed that way. Save for the first three months of colic, he was in many ways the ideal child. An angel to look at, eager to please, loving and full of life.

How could you not fall in love with that…

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One response to “New on Huffington Post Parents: The Son Also Rises

  1. 🙂 I was lucky enough to get a two-fer with sons, within ten minutes of each other. Sharing DNA and an egg was the last thing they had in common, but I love every single thing about them…different thought they are. I couldn’t agree more.