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The ins and outs of fatherhood

15 May 2024

9:00 PM

15 May 2024

9:00 PM

Alexandria, Virginia 

It is impossible to read through the transparent eyelids of an eight-day-old just what kind of young lady she will become, but I already know Katherine Matilda is going to have impeccable comedic timing. She announced her existence a week after we donated all the maternity and infant clothes, diapers and, natch, car seats — a month after we signed off on a renovation that demolished the entire ground floor for the duration of a pregnancy.

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