MAY 20

MAY 20

From Chicken Soup for the Soul Daily Inspirations for Women

May 20

When I was pregnant with our second child and nearing the end of my term, it became quite obvious that my husband’s waistline had begun to rival mine.

One morning while standing in the kitchen with our then three-year-old daughter, we noticed that she had begun to eye us curiously. Though she had been frequently schooled about the arrival of her new baby sister, something seemed to confuse her. Courtney looked at her father, then looked at me. Again she returned her gaze to her father. Thoughtfully, and with all the seriousness a three-year-old could muster, she asked, “Daddy, when are you going to have YOUR baby?”

Laurin Broadbent

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