Even if they can be noisy and smelly, we love babies, don’t we? Innocent, playful and intrigued by the big, wide world around them, they represent hope for the future. In them, we see opportunity to right the wrongs of our life and set about instilling a new one with morals, values and a desire to do good by and for others.
An overjoyed Lauren remarked to ABC News that:
I was talking to her and I had said ‘should we send a picture to Daddy?’ and right when I was about to take the picture, she had this huge smile. It was a picture that I had always wanted to get out for people to see because of how it touched me [in] the way that it did. We gave a copy to the nurses, and when we went to have our second little girl, they still had it hanging up in their break room.
Since posting on her Facebook, the image has been shared 35,000 times, and received more than 300,000 likes. Freya will celebrate her second birthday next month. Her mother also said: