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Friday, January 30, 2009

The Return of The Boppa.

There has always been something special between H and my dad, whom H lovingly refers to as his "Boppa".

I can't remember a time that we went more than week without seeing him. But my dad has been on a little California sabbatical for the last eight weeks, departing just days after Miss E's arrival.

We still connected. Our daily talks usually added up to two or three. And we webcammed here and there.

But it wasn't the same.

"When are you going to come over?" H asked each time he'd talk to him.

It was a reunion worth seeing yesterday.

A boy and his "Boppa". At McDonalds, of course.


And Miss E was all smiles for her Boppa too.
For H, there is nothing better than having Boppa home in Minnesota again. And I can't help but agree.
Welcome home, dad.

6 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

How wonderful to have your dad back in town!

I bet he really could see the change in Miss E' !

I hope you all have a GREAT weekend!

Smiles,
Linda F

January 30, 2009 at 2:52 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Now if you can't tell H isn't Happy about his Boppa being home.. How sweet are those pictures.
And little E she sure getting big, Love this picture of the two of them.
Welcome Home Mike..

Love you All
Auntie Laurie

January 30, 2009 at 3:05 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'm glad to have Boppa home too.

XO
MK

January 30, 2009 at 5:52 PM  
Anonymous Linda said...

Samara, your daughter is beautiful! Those eyes are stunning! I am sure your dad and her will be best of friends! What a great reunion!

January 31, 2009 at 9:51 AM  
Blogger The Lindahl News said...

So good to have Boppa - and your Dad - home again!

January 31, 2009 at 2:09 PM  
Blogger Melissa said...

Aren't dad's - and boppas - the best?

February 1, 2009 at 2:23 PM  

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