"Children of the same family, the same blood, with the same first associations and habits, have some means of enjoyment in their power, which no subsequent connections can supply..." ~ Jane Austen, Mansfield Park, 1814
....and we have been really busy with contractors and plans and HOA's and all sorts of things. He is here for only two weeks and these are rapidly drawing to a close. It is hard to get everything we need to do in and still be able to do a few of the things we want to do. So, I hope to be back to posting later this week... or even later today, if everything goes well.
PS: HAPPY PRE-BIRTHDAY NYSSA!!!
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