A Quote from My Dad (Anonymous)

Last night we were contemplating my navel–now an outie! and my dad said the following: Mom’s belly didn’t go back down, it has all these burbley folds and rumples, and her breasts are stretched, too. Every time I look at her, I think–5 babies!! This woman gave me FIVE BABIES! And every time I see her, I am touched and filled with love.

I found that quote so beautiful, how he finds all her baby-ness a source of inspiration and love.

8 thoughts on “A Quote from My Dad (Anonymous)

  • Friday, February 13, 2009 at 11:13 pm

    A tear to my eye :’) You’ve got a great dad

  • Friday, February 13, 2009 at 11:56 pm

    That is so sweet! He must be a great dad too. :)

  • Saturday, February 14, 2009 at 7:29 am

    Amazing quote! I guess our husbands really do mean it when they say.. they dont see what we see and they love us no matter what! Thank you for your post!

  • Saturday, February 14, 2009 at 7:34 pm

    Now that is a real man!

  • Saturday, February 14, 2009 at 8:40 pm

    My father feels the exact same way about my mother. And my husband feels the same way about my stretched marked belly! We are so blessed to have such men in our lives!

  • Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 2:07 pm

    Wow, that’s beautiful! what an AWESOME husband!!!

  • Saturday, February 21, 2009 at 12:52 am

    That is so amazing!!! Your dad is such a wonderful man!

  • Monday, February 23, 2009 at 11:50 am

    Your father is a great man, I hope my husbands like that after I have 5 babies, because thats how many I want!

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