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I am a Dad again

Discussion in 'Sorcerous Sundries' started by Harbourboy, Sep 30, 2010.

  1. Harbourboy

    Harbourboy Take thy form from off my door! Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    For anyone who is interested, I just became a Dad again, when my beautiful new baby daughter was born this week.

    This is one of the few moments in a man's life when he can get away with being all soppy and emotional, but life doesn't get much more awesome than this.

    :D:happy::grin::aww::roll::banana::love::)

    One thing that isn't awesome is that my son and I have been home alone for only 3 nights and the house is already a bombsite. Yesterday, I found some 3 day old washing in the machine that I had to redo. I've got serious work to do to get this all cleaned up before the wife gets home...........
     
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  2. dmc

    dmc Speak softly and carry a big briefcase Staff Member Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Woot!! Congrats old man. I remember the day we brought my daughter home. My son, in his 3 year old wisdom, looked at me at the end of the day and said: "Daddy, it's time for the baby to go home."

    My response: "Hate to break this to you, buddy, but she is home . . . get used to it."
     
  3. Death Rabbit

    Death Rabbit Straight, no chaser Adored Veteran Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Hearty congrats, matey. :)
     
  4. Chandos the Red

    Chandos the Red This Wheel's on Fire

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    Awesome news. Congrats, HB! :)
     
  5. 8people

    8people 8 is just another way of looking at infinite ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    [​IMG] Congratulations :)

    Hope the family stays well and everything goes smoothly for you.
     
  6. Ragusa

    Ragusa Eternal Halfling Paladin Veteran

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    [​IMG] Congrats! :)

    My next glass of scotch I will drink on you, not that I needed the pretext, but that way it will appear almost altruistic to me ;) :heh:
     
  7. Splunge

    Splunge Bhaal’s financial advisor Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    You're a dad "again"? At what point did you stop being a dad after your son was born?

    Anyway, congratulations on reclaiming the designation. :D
     
  8. Montresor

    Montresor Mostly Harmless Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder

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    Congrats on the little new ravenling! :banana:
     
  9. Aldeth the Foppish Idiot

    Aldeth the Foppish Idiot Armed with My Mallet O' Thinking Veteran

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    Congrats HB! Did you pick up Civ 5 yet? You can pass the late night awake hours doing something fun!
     
  10. The Great Snook Gems: 31/31
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    I know Mrs. Snook has always been glad that we only have a son. She is convinced that there would be no way I could ever say no to Daddy's little girl. She is probably correct.

    Congrats to the entire family.
     
  11. Harbourboy

    Harbourboy Take thy form from off my door! Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Good point, Splunge. I must make better use of the English language.

    Aldeth, that's a great idea - although how would I stop playing just one more turn until dawn?

    dmc - I'm still not sure what our son really thinks about this. He seems a bit nonchalant, but I don't think he fully grasps just how seismic a change this is going to be to his world.
     
  12. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    Aww, big congrats hun. I'll have a drink to you! :lol:

    Rob said a big well done to you too :D
     
  13. T2Bruno

    T2Bruno The only source of knowledge is experience Distinguished Member ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!)

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    Congrats!
     
  14. Barmy Army

    Barmy Army Simple mind, simple pleasures... Adored Veteran

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    Good arrows pal.
     
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    Congratulations on being a Dad again HB. Let's just say I basically have the same observation as Splunge when I read the title of this post.
     
  16. Taluntain

    Taluntain Resident Alpha and Omega Staff Member ★ SPS Account Holder Resourceful Adored Veteran Pillars of Eternity SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!) Torment: Tides of Numenera SP Immortalizer (for helping immortalize Sorcerer's Place in the game!) BoM XenForo Migration Contributor [2015] (for helping support the migration to new forum software!)

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    Harbs, now you'll only have yourself to blame for sleepless nights. :D Congrats!
     
  17. Silvery

    Silvery I won't pretend to be your friend coz I'm just not ★ SPS Account Holder Adored Veteran

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    Just remember when she grows up that daughters are a fathers punishment for having sex!

    (Can I say sex outside the MUG?)
     
  18. Barmy Army

    Barmy Army Simple mind, simple pleasures... Adored Veteran

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    Nah, it must be artificial insemination. With 12.5k posts, Harbs is always too busy posting here to get busy with Harbourgirl!
     
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    Congratulations, Harbourboy - now you are twice the dad you used to be :D What is the young Harbourette's name, by the way? Or have you not chosen it yet?
     
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  20. Morgoth

    Morgoth La lune ne garde aucune rancune Veteran

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    Congrats Harbourboy. If you haven't named her just yet, are you going to let us decide in a poll? :D
     
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