We weren’t wishing for either gender, as either would be grand.
But we recently found out that the tiny dancer is a lady. We’re THRILLED. Over the moon, actually.
But it (almost immediately) made me think of the following:
3. What Anne Lamott said about child-rearing: How can anyone bring a child into this world knowing that one day that child will have to endure the horrors of 7th and 8th grades?
Then I let myself ENJOY THE MOMENT and I went out and purchased a few choice girl outfits. If I get too far ahead of myself I won’t enjoy what I’ve got while I’ve got it.