Well, I was asked to contribute, and it's impossible to tell her no, ever, to anything.
After much thought and deliberation, I'm at a loss to put into words what I'm feeling. Right now, I'm thankful for the support of family and friends... it is evident and meaningful. As for my personal feelings, well, we all know how transparent I am with my emotions. Maybe we'll leave that for another time. In the meantime, know this...we're focused and optimistic and we will get through this.
However, I did run across this.
As Ricky Bobby says, May you be blessed by eight pound, six ounce, newborn infant baby Jesus,