Sunday, January 23, 2011

Happy Birthday Ethan

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You came into the world with a robust wail, letting the world know you had arrived safely. As I slept your Dad held you, to gaze at a new son, a beautiful boy. As the weeks passed your smiles grew more frequent, so big, so joyful. I want to remember all the stories I have heard you tell, the memories that you can recall so vividly. The dreams of the future, the hopes for tomorrow.
Ethan Alex Wilson. Your name you would tell anyone, means:
Strong Defender of man. You my son, a blessing, a believer, and I cannot wait to see what this year brings for you!

41*  You see life differently then we do, you always find an interesting way to view the world.
42*  Celebrating 9 years of knowing you. Believing that.
43*  Silly smiles and wiggly teeth, holes in the knees of your pants from being wild at play.
44*  Math, numbers, equations, how much I treasure playing these games with you.
45*  The one good friend that you have had since birth, that laughs at all your jokes, and is serious when you need him to be.
46*  The dark hair and intense brown eyes
47*  For your Dad & I, who are thankful for you every day.
48*  Your body clock and the way you are awake before anyone else.
49*  Joy comes in the morning, and I pray it rests with you in the night.

9 comments:

irish coffee and chocolate said...

Such a cute birthday boy:) Thanks for having my boy come and go "stir crazy" with yours!

my name is kimberley said...

hello #92:)...beautiful list - beautiful birthday boy...may today be full of joy for all of you.

Grandma K said...

Wishing son #2 a very happy birthday.

I remember his arrival. And it doesn't seem possible that it is nine years ago.

I continue to enjoy your list.....

just sayin' said...

yay Ethan! Happiest of birthdays new friend!

Kmarie said...

I heard the birthday was perfect! I wish Ethan many more beautiful moments!
How are you guys doing? I hope to see you soon.

~PakKaramu~ said...

I have follow your blog

Colleen said...

I think that as they grow your children will value these beautiful lists so much.

Happy birthday to a precious boy!

Ethan said...

thats me ,my bdays on jan 23 though

Alicia said...

Sweet Birthday wishes :)
Very true Ethan! January 23, 2002. I changed the date just for you.