We didn’t plan it this way, but in the first 8 months of her life The Child went on 8 flights – which is as many as I’d been on in my entire life until I met Georgie.
I don’t know who that says most about.
Anyway, we’ve learned a few lessons in those 8 flights that I thought I’d share. The first and perhaps most important is this:
What kind of Dad are you going to be?
The truth is, the baby isn’t the only thing that’s brought to life on that magical day that you’ve waited for more or less patiently for 9 months. Two other people are born at the same time: a Mum and a Dad, and you’ve got to figure out who they are, too.