10 June 2010

The Waiting is Over

My son, who, I regretted to be informed by my wife, will emphatically not be named "Frodo", was born at 9:20 this morning after twenty six hours of labour.

I'm going to bed now.

13 comments:

LarryD said...

Deo Gratias!

Congratulations!

Matthew said...

Congratulations!!!!!!!!!

Mary333 said...

Congratulations! Sleep while you can because the two of you are unlikely to get much for a few months!

Patience said...

Congratulations! How much did he weigh?

Dim Bulb said...

Congratulations! Now you're only outnumbered three to two.

How does Puff feel about the name Treebeard?

Vox Cantoris said...

And this will be how many continuous years of teenagers in the house?

Congratulations to you all and God bless.

Bear-i-tone said...

Thank you all.

Patience: seven pounds fifteen ounces.

Vox: This will be twenty one straight years of teenagers. argh.

Louise said...

Huzzah! Go for "Gandalf the Grey."

Louise said...

26 hours! I hope Puff gets whole decades off Purgatory for that!

Thanks be to God for a safe delivery. Prayers for a quick and full recovery.

The Sheepcat and Mrs Sheepcat said...

Bear-i-Tone and Puff, we are so pleased to hear about the latest addition to your family. Congratulations! May God abundantly bless you all.

LarryD said...

Now you're only outnumbered three to two.

DimBulb, in parenting, that's known as "going from man-to-man to zone defense".

Teresa B. said...

Congratulations!
I am glad to have passed your blog to read the news!
Pax Christi,

Anonymous said...

How lovely! Hope the Missus is recovering nicely from the long labour!

God Bless,

Embattled Catholic