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First grand child is here!

  1. Daniel Carter profile image91
    Daniel Carterposted 6 years ago

    My son and his wife just gave birth to a boy, Elijah. I won't be able to see him till later this evening, but in my excitement, wanted to let my friends here know.

    Where have the last 54 years gone? Amazed, and happy.

    1. sagbee profile image61
      sagbeeposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Congrats grand daddy... party time for your family.. yepieeeeeeee!!!!!! I wish long long years for your marriage life.. smile

  2. Mark Knowles profile image61
    Mark Knowlesposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations. Grandad big_smile

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    Madame Xposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations Daniel!!!

    How wonderful for your whole family smile

  4. myownworld profile image81
    myownworldposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations Daniel! Sending all my love and wishes to you and the family!
    And now time to just sit back and spoil the little thing....! wink

  5. lorlie6 profile image86
    lorlie6posted 6 years ago

    Wonderful news, Grandpa!
    Enjoy the spoiling!

  6. andromida profile image75
    andromidaposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations..Still don't know how it feels becoming grandpa!!smile

  7. Pandoras Box profile image81
    Pandoras Boxposted 6 years ago

    Yer gonna make a fabulous grandpa. Congratulations to you and your's. Enjoy!

  8. charanjeet kaur profile image61
    charanjeet kaurposted 6 years ago

    Oh that is indeed great news to be shared. Best wishes and Congrats on being a Granpa. Keep us posted with the pics.

  9. Daniel Carter profile image91
    Daniel Carterposted 6 years ago

    Thanks, my friends.

    Talked to the proud daddy a bit ago. I asked if he counted all the fingers and toes and he shed a little tear and said, "Yeah, but I couldn't see them to count them with the water in my eyes." I told him that's exactly what I did when he was born.

    When my son was born the nurse told me to count all the fingers and toes and report back. She came over and said, "Now, Dan, how are you gonna get this right if you're bawlin' about it?" She laughed and so did I.

    We nearly lost my son in delivery to fetal arrest. It was a close call. Now he is a good man. I'm a lucky dad, and lucky grandpa.

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    wordscribe41posted 6 years ago

    Woo hoo, Daniel!  Huge congrats!  You must be beaming...  Glad to hear he's alright.  smile

  11. mega1 profile image78
    mega1posted 6 years ago

    Congrats!  photos photos!  hope you have your camera ready and you will share the first pics!  I envy you grandparents, can hardly wait!

  12. rebekahELLE profile image91
    rebekahELLEposted 6 years ago

    those moments are the very best and most memorable. congrats to you and your family! smile

  13. Aya Katz profile image88
    Aya Katzposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations, Daniel! Now you're a real patriarch!

  14. tonymac04 profile image88
    tonymac04posted 6 years ago

    Congratulations Daniel and best wishes to all!
    My first grandchild turns 2 on 16 May and she will be getting a little brother in about the third week of June.
    All the best

  15. emievil profile image83
    emievilposted 6 years ago

    Congrats Grandpa Daniel. smile

  16. Money Glitch profile image86
    Money Glitchposted 6 years ago

    Congrats Grandpa smile

  17. wyanjen profile image89
    wyanjenposted 6 years ago

    Good for you Daniel!

  18. KCC Big Country profile image82
    KCC Big Countryposted 6 years ago

    Woooo hoooo, that is definitely something to be proud of !!  Congrats Grandpa Dan!

  19. raisingme profile image89
    raisingmeposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations - BIG TIME CONGRATULATIONS!

    My daughter, who is a cancer survivor, is due late this fall.  I can hardly wait it will be my first grandchild too!

    You have a whole new, wonderful chapter of life to explore big_smile

  20. habee profile image90
    habeeposted 6 years ago

    Daniel, that's awesome! Congrats! You know we just had #8!

  21. earnestshub profile image88
    earnestshubposted 6 years ago

    You just signed on for the best job in the world! Congratulations to all! Wonderful news! smile

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    poetlorraineposted 6 years ago

    I am so excited for you...... this truly is a special day.... enjoy it........ hugs for all the family.

  23. jayjay40 profile image82
    jayjay40posted 6 years ago

    Congrats to you and your family Daniel.

  24. Shalini Kagal profile image80
    Shalini Kagalposted 6 years ago

    Congrats Daniel - to the whole family!

  25. katiem2 profile image60
    katiem2posted 6 years ago

    Congratulations THIS is wonderful news!  Ah a Grandson won't you have fun fun fun!  Thanks for sharing.  smile

  26. chigoiyke profile image59
    chigoiykeposted 6 years ago

    Congrats, congrats, congrats again. Thats great indeed.

  27. Lady_E profile image81
    Lady_Eposted 6 years ago

    Congrats Daniel and what a lovely name - Elijah.  smile

  28. Lisa HW profile image83
    Lisa HWposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations, Daniel - and baby's parents, of course!   smile

  29. Ohma profile image78
    Ohmaposted 6 years ago

    wow great congrats!

  30. Lily Rose profile image83
    Lily Roseposted 6 years ago

    Congratulations, Daniel and to your whole family.  Welcome, Elijah!