I'm in Love – Don't Tell My Wife!

Okay, just kidding! Let me get right to the point before nasty rumours start spreading. I’m delighted to announce that we’re pregnant! Technically, only she’s pregnant, but I say “we” to be a supportive husband ๐Ÿ™‚

And I’m already falling in love with the new baby. My wife and I took the kids to see a scan of the baby last week. It’s now 12 weeks old and looking great! They’re not supposed to tell you the gender at this stage because the scan is still not very accurate. But the doctor checked “the area” and said something like “don’t quote me, but looks like it’s a girl” (of course I’m doing just what he asked me not to do, I’m quoting him).

I got so excited! Another girl, wow! Now I’ll have two girls at home that are all over me! Yes! Girls are great. Selma (my 6 year old) adores me.

But a few minutes later the doctor said “hold on, now that I have a better angle it looks like it’s going to be a boy.”

Hmmm, okay… let me just adjust my mindset for a second…

Yes! Another boy! Boys are great. Laith and I (my 4 year old) spar and play together all the time. I’m his ultimate super hero and having another one like him would be amazing!

To be honest I don’t really care if it’s a girl or a boy. Either way I’m already falling in love with the baby and we haven’t even met. It’s a strange thing, parenthood. Your relationship with your child starts before they’re even born. And once they’re born it gets stronger and stronger each day.

Anyway, I just hope it’s healthy and that everything goes smoothly. Please pray for us. I’ll keep you posted.

Talk to you soon.

15 Responses to I'm in Love – Don't Tell My Wife!

  1. Natasha 3 July 2008 at 8:23 am #

    Congrats Suhail!!babies are such blessings……hope the mum n babys healthy and smiley….peace n prayers ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. Amna 3 July 2008 at 9:38 am #

    Congratylations ๐Ÿ™‚ very good news, wish you all the BEST ๐Ÿ™‚

  3. Jehan 3 July 2008 at 10:45 am #

    Mabrook!!!! Kids are the BEST gift from God. Hamdillah. I pray your wife has a healthy pregnancy and safe delivery. God bless you and your family.

  4. Alaa 3 July 2008 at 11:42 am #

    Congratulations Suhail!!! Im sure Selma and Laith are as excited to have another sibling to play with!!! ๐Ÿ™‚

    Wish you all the best

  5. sadaf karim 3 July 2008 at 12:14 pm #

    heartiest congratulations!

  6. miguelita 3 July 2008 at 1:27 pm #

    congratulations!!!!!!And GOD BLESS!!!!!!!!

  7. Tariq Khonji 3 July 2008 at 2:55 pm #

    Congratulations, Sohail!

  8. Jordana 3 July 2008 at 3:18 pm #

    CONGRATS!! alf mabrook to you and your family!

  9. Q.zainal 3 July 2008 at 8:14 pm #

    coooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooool
    mabroooook MAN
    mabroooook to your Wife
    mabroooook to Selma
    mabroooook to Laith
    ๐Ÿ™‚
    hope to get some sweet candy’s

  10. Sonja Tropf 3 July 2008 at 10:22 pm #

    Congratulations to you and your family. We wish you all the best for a healthy baby no matter what gender. Children grow up so fast and I am just starting to understand this comment myself. Leah is almost 4 months already. You just MUST enjoy every moment with them or they are lost forever.

    Sonja, Jason, Sammy and Leah

  11. Jawaher Fakhroo 4 July 2008 at 1:47 pm #

    Congratulations .. having a baby is something great ..

  12. Suhail 4 July 2008 at 3:09 pm #

    Thank you all sooooooo much.

    I really appreciate it.

  13. Najla 6 July 2008 at 10:46 am #

    mabrooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooook ๐Ÿ˜€ i wish you have a healthy baby cuz that is what counts ๐Ÿ™‚

  14. shelly 10 July 2008 at 1:27 pm #

    Hey Sensei, Big congratulations to you and Alya
    All the best for the future

  15. eliana 17 July 2008 at 7:07 pm #

    WOW, WHAT A WONDERFUL NEWS! CONGRATULATIONS TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY, BABIES BRING INFINITE JOY…AND EVEN MORE NAPPIES!!!
    CIAO

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