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View Poll Results: Predictions about Slammer's grand-sprog
Boy 6 18.18%
Girl 4 12.12%
Yes 6 18.18%
Doesn't matter as long as he/she is healthy 15 45.45%
Other (elaborate with a reply) 2 6.06%
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Old 12.10.2016, 10:06
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Love this thread because you can just feel Slammer's pure joy.

Me too...and it brings back some really good memories too.....
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Old 12.10.2016, 10:10
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Oh my god I asked my daughter the same question, she hasn´t spoken to me for a week.
I sincerely hope you refrained from mentioning how the spine in the latest pictures reminds one of the monster in Alien... Probably better to ask if the dotted lines mean that the little one is playing Pong, or Pac-Man...

just sayin...

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Old 12.10.2016, 10:20
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...And although they know what it is going to be I am going to let myself be surprised, by the way, can I get one of these famous EF-polls here?
I gave it a go, let me know if we need more options.
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Old 12.10.2016, 12:55
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I gave it a go, let me know if we need more options.
Looks good, options include (but not limited to) Alien, Pokemon, ATAT, frog...
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Old 12.10.2016, 13:15
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Re: The nine month countdown

At first glance I thought I was looking at the Philae lander on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
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Old 12.10.2016, 14:41
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Looks good, options include (but not limited to) Alien, Pokemon, ATAT, frog...
I did initially include alien just for fun, because of JW's post. But then I thought if your daughter saw that as an option she might be horrified an/or mad at you.
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Old 12.10.2016, 17:30
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I did initially include alien just for fun, because of JW's post. But then I thought if your daughter saw that as an option she might be horrified an/or mad at you.
Believe me 3Wishes if she found out I was posting the pictures she would be mad at me period.

But I simply have to share.
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Old 12.10.2016, 18:06
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I gave it a go, let me know if we need more options.
You missed out the Yulin dog option. Catharmony won't be happy!
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Old 21.11.2016, 15:15
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Re: The nine month countdown

Bump. About time for more pics/videos.
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Old 21.11.2016, 20:35
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Re: The nine month countdown

Wow, so pleased I found this beautiful thread.
Thanks for sharing Slammer
How is the Slammer team over 3 generations doing?
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Old 22.11.2016, 06:59
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Re: The nine month countdown

We are doing fine, off to the UK on Sunday for my Moms eightieth birthday and I get to see my daughters baby bump for the first time. What a lucky man I am.
Our little pokemon is getting along fine, here are the newest pictures.
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Old 26.11.2016, 05:15
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Re: The nine month countdown

WOOOHOOO! One more sleep and I get to see the babybump
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Old 26.11.2016, 05:29
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WOOOHOOO! One more sleep and I get to see the babybump
Resist the urge to say "Wow, that is gonna leave stretchmarks!"
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Old 26.11.2016, 12:15
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Resist the urge to say "Wow, that is gonna leave stretchmarks!"
Don't put ideas in his head, JW.

Slammer - the correct comment when you see her is some variation of "You look beautiful/amazing/glowing/awesome". And if/when she complains about how huge she feels, tell her that growing a human is hard work and get her a nice cup of tea. Glad to see the little one is growing nicely.
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Old 26.11.2016, 12:25
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Re: The nine month countdown

Congratulations, Grandpa.
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Old 01.12.2016, 23:11
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Re: The nine month countdown

Babybump is freaking AWESOME and best of all I can feel it move, by the way the working title is now officially: "Pokemon!"
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How wonderful! What a happy grandad!

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I love how excited you are Slammer.
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Re: The nine month countdown

Slammer, you deserve a prize for the most joyful grandpa-in-the-making I have ever "met"!
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Old 02.12.2016, 11:09
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Babybump is freaking AWESOME and best of all I can feel it move, by the way the working title is now officially: "Pokemon!"
Just remember how quiet and "in one place" Pokemon is at the moment then recall that memory as you are babysitting a shrieking toddler pushing crackers into the DVD player whilst smearing jam across the TV.

Happy days.
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