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I am a father, twice!

Postby donoreo » Thu Aug 10, 2006 8:54 pm

My wife gave birth to the girls on Saturday morning. This had been planned for today, actually, but the girls had other plans and my wife's water broke at 3 AM Satuday. They were delivered by c-section.

Emily and Chloe are now home with the sleep deprived parents.
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RE: I am a father, twice!

Postby towy71 » Thu Aug 10, 2006 9:17 pm

Congratulations to both of you, but mostly to your wife, cos she had all the hard work to do ;-)
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Postby Flea » Fri Aug 11, 2006 1:01 am

Congrats to you both, are they your first? Get this, my second (my son) was born Friday 13th in the back of an ambulance outside Darlington Memorial Hospital and I missed it! I figure he's doomed, I mean, c'mon Friday 13th! Anyway good luck to you dude, two daughters! Sheesh, my one already has me wrapped around her little finger and she's only two :roll: I hope you realise it's a life of servitude (albeit grateful) from now on :mrgreen:
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RE: I am a father, twice!

Postby M-Saunders » Fri Aug 11, 2006 1:03 pm

Congrats! Now you've just got to decide which distro to give them, and which programming language they should start learning... :-)

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Postby Marrea » Fri Aug 11, 2006 1:34 pm

They're girls, Mike. Girls.

Girls don't do computers. :wink:


Congrats, donoreo
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Postby nelz » Fri Aug 11, 2006 2:45 pm

<predictable response to Marrea censored>

Congratulations donoreo. Time to start saving for those two weddings :)
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Postby LiNuX » Fri Aug 11, 2006 4:39 pm

Yes Congratz.
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Postby hyweljones » Sun Aug 13, 2006 9:11 am

Congratulations!
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Postby ryptyde » Sun Aug 13, 2006 11:26 pm

Congratulations and best wishes to the new family!

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Postby JamesBrooks » Thu Aug 17, 2006 7:35 pm

Congrats dude
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Postby 1slipperyfish » Fri Aug 18, 2006 5:04 pm

congratulations!!! :D
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Postby buchaille » Tue Aug 22, 2006 2:15 pm

Congratulations!

I had the same experience 9 years ago, but since they were boys we got to sleep (fairly) well for another 3 years, when their little sister came along.

Enjoy them - it's much easier than having 2 children of different ages (except when you have to help them with their homework ...)
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Postby donoreo » Tue Aug 22, 2006 3:39 pm

I got 4 hours sleep last night! It was a good night! Twins are hard, no one gets a break, my wife and I are both on for every feeding.
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Postby bigjohn » Tue Aug 22, 2006 8:12 pm

Heh donoreo, as I'm sure you've found out, "they" don't come with instructions.

Pretty sure you and wife will get the hang of it soon enough.

Otherwise, congrats'. Hope all is well.

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Postby kilikopele » Sun Sep 03, 2006 8:32 pm

Congrats! I can't even imagine twins. I've got a 3 year old son and a 7 week old daughter. Three years apart was about fine for me. I can't imagine having 2 within 3 hours (or minutes if your doc was in a hurry.) Good luck and let us know if you need anything! :)

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