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Friday, October 29, 2010

Gotcha Day!!

We  just got back from bring Deborah home from the transition home.  What an experience, we are way above cloud 9 right now!  Deborah cried a little when Anna took her from Hanna's arms (her nurse for the past few months at the home), but then Deborah got to hold some of the toys and musical stuffed toy that we sent her way back in April after the referral, and Deborah settled right in.  She was enthralled by all the traffic in the city, her little eyes were looking everywhere!  By the time we returned to the Weygoss, Deborah was sound asleep in Anna's arms and that is where she is right now as I type this message at an internet cafe across the street. (internet is done at the weygoss, I think a common theme in these parts:)
All of us are doing well, everyone is healthy even though a little sleep depraved (for me and Trish, believe it our not, everyone else had slept like logs!)
We will get pictures posted once we have a more stable internet connection, but rest assured that she is the most beautiful baby that has been born in the past 6 years!  
God is good, we are so thankful to Him for making our lives and Deborah's become one.

6 comments:

Tracy Crewson said...

Hurray! We have been waiting for this post and it gives me the goosebumps remembering what a thrill it was to finally have our long awaited daughter in our arms! What a precious moment! We praise God for health for all of you and for a sweet and memorable "Gotcha Day"!
"In a moment what has been is lost in what will be...When love takes you in..." SCC

Maria said...

Yay, that brought tears to my eyes!! I'm so happy you finally have her in your arms forever!!! I really hope to see some pictures soon!!!
Enjoy that stay on cloud 9

Anonymous said...

Praise God! How completely wonderful! Can't wait to see the pictures of your precious baby girl in her family's arms!

what a blessing!
Marcia Mantel (and family)

Ashleigh, Ben, Noah and Tait said...

SO excited for you guys!!
There have been 2 referrals thus far today over on our side of the ocean.
Give your little one a squeeze for me!

Jeff and Erika Bakker said...

Great to hear that you and Deborah are finally together as one! God is definitely good. We will keep reading and praying for you.

Heather said...

Oh my soul!
I'm speechless!
Love to you all!