“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart.”
– Jeremiah 1:5a
Aside from the physical oddities of pregnancy there is also the miraculous wonder of it all. It is a part of Heaven that comes to earth with little understanding of how the rapid development truly forms this new person. Every day, every week, every month develops new milestones of important attributes: feet, brain, four chambers of the heart, fingers, and all pieces of greatness included upon departure at week 40. It is amazing. Let me show you, this is going on as we speak without any of my doing…
Rory is sitting beside me on the office stool. We are both wagging our heads to some fun spicy summer jazz tunes and admiring the summer sunset, through the window, bathing the freshly cut bright green front lawn (cut on the diagonal, my favorite!). She is “coloring” a hot rod car a bright sizzling red and I am so thankful I am not outside sizzling red in this heat! Hello triple digit summer. Thank you Lord Almighty for the finances to run our AC!