Its a girl!!!!

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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by cooran » Fri Jan 23, 2009 10:17 pm

Hello bbb,

CONGRATULATIONS To the happy parents-to-be! :clap:

Does this mean you will turn into Bodom_Good_Boy now? - after all you have to set the example for the precious little bundle arriving in June. :jumping:

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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by jcsuperstar » Fri Jan 23, 2009 10:31 pm

:clap:
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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by Cittasanto » Fri Jan 23, 2009 11:24 pm

Congrats

and best of health too you all
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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by zavk » Sat Jan 24, 2009 12:33 am

:clap: :clap: :clap: :twothumbsup: :D
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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by Ben » Sat Jan 24, 2009 3:19 am

Chris wrote:Hello bbb,

CONGRATULATIONS To the happy parents-to-be! :clap:

Does this mean you will turn into Bodom_Good_Boy now? - after all you have to set the example for the precious little bundle arriving in June. :jumping:

Jeez that made me laugh!
Oh dear, I think I better get myself a chair closer to the ground so I don't hurt myself when I fall off it again!
Congrats again Bodum "Good" Boy!
Ahh haaa!

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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by genkaku » Sat Jan 24, 2009 10:42 am

Congratulations to one and all!

Now hurry up and get some sleep!

All best wishes.

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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by Cittasanto » Sat Jan 24, 2009 11:17 am

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Wonder if
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He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
...
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.
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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by Placid-pool » Sat Jan 24, 2009 12:02 pm

Awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww

(and I don't normally get gooey about babies ......... puppies yes, babies no)

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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by bodom » Sun Jan 25, 2009 2:35 pm

Chris wrote:Hello bbb,

CONGRATULATIONS To the happy parents-to-be! :clap:

Does this mean you will turn into Bodom_Good_Boy now? - after all you have to set the example for the precious little bundle arriving in June. :jumping:

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Haha yeah its definitely time to grow up! Actually bodom bad boy is my cat's name. He's the bad one not me lol. But seriously thanks for all the well wishes. They are really really appreciated more than you know. Thanks!

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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by chicka-Dee » Sat Jan 31, 2009 5:22 pm

Wonderful news!!! Congrats :) Is this your first? (Sorry if you already answered this.. I zipped thru the comments.) I have two boys, and I miss that 'girl enery' (being the only girl in the house). I'm very happy for you and your wife.
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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by Annapurna » Sat Jan 31, 2009 6:17 pm

:toast:

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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by GrahamR » Sat Jan 31, 2009 6:19 pm

bodom_bad_boy wrote:
lol she is due june 12th.

:namaste:
Congtarulations from my family too.

By the way, we have our second due on 9 July. Don't know which variety yet, but the last one was a girl, now ages two.

With metta :bow:

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Re: Its a girl!!!!

Post by Tex » Sat Jan 31, 2009 7:27 pm

Congrats to you as well, Graham!

:toast:
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