Agnes Catherine, born May 10, 2011, weighed 8lbs, 7.3 oz, and measured 21″ long. She will be baptized by Father Joseph Totton this Friday, May 13 at St. James, in St. Joseph.
In this first photo, Sandy is holding her — Nana is beaming, and you would not think Agnes is just 21 hours old:
With six sisters, she will receive much attention. In this photo, three of her sisters would love to wrestle Agnes away from Sandy:
Minutes earlier, four of her sisters were beside themselves, and jockeying to be the next one to hold Agnes:
It is amazing the difference a few days makes. On Mother’s Day (Sunday) Maria would have been one year old. And now our daughter and her husband have been blessed with another beautiful daughter. Sandy and I now have seven beautiful, wonderful granddaughters. What are the odds for that happening?