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This Fella Is Not Excited To Be A Big Brother

by Nick Vitrano

I don't know how we got so lucky, but my daughter absolutely loves her little brother. There is no jealousy...at least no outward signs of it. His room is her first stop when she wakes up, her final destination before bed. She is legitimately bewildered when I plan "daddy-daughter" activities. "How come there's no Jacob with us?" She had a cold a few weeks back, and telling her that she couldn't kiss him until the "germies were gone" was akin to telling her Mommy didn't make it - devastating! So we didn't have to deal with in my house. Poor fella's world just came crashing down: