Archive for September 15th, 2007

28 Weeks

At 28 weeks, I am tired.  Not quite as tired as the exhaustion of the first trimtester, but tired nonetheless.  Not to mention achey.  But I’m hanging in there.  And the little one is doing great.  She’s as active as ever, only now her papa can feel her moving too. 

She is likely about 16 inches from crown to heel now, and probably weighs 2.4 pounds.  Her fingernails are possibly appearing this week along with eyelashes. 

I read today that if my little one were born this week, she’d have an 85% chance of surviving.  Next week, the odds are up to 90%.  While she probably won’t be born for another two and a half months, thinking about the possibilities does make it more real to us.  Maybe we should go buy some stuff for the little miss, just in case….


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