River Sea




Our son River Sea Aragorn Oldfield slipped into this world's realm through a dust storm on Wednesday, September 23rd. As ever, his mother was remarkably courageous & powerful. She is my heart's truest darling & my hero. How remarkable & how endless & how selfless is a mother's love.

River is the very welcome gift from our lost daughter Willow Blue Lotus Ariel; & he is the pride & the joy of his big brother Noa Joel Strider & big sister Blossom Sun Malia.

We finally brought River home from hospital today. He is doing wonderfully well, already showing signs of naturalfooterness, gentleness, strength, beauty, goodness, peace & grace.

How strange to live in a world that is cruel & tender. How difficult, how delicious; how bewildering & bewitching. River is daily reminding me of the lesson taught by his mother, his brother & his sisters: life is good, & every breath a gift.

10 comments:

  1. Congrats! Good people having babies makes the world a better place.

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  2. Congratulations on your new joy!
    Thanks for sharing!

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  3. Welcome to Planet Brine little fella & congratulations to all the bigger Oldfields.

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  4. Thank you all. He's wonderful, laying on my chest now as I write, warm & deep-breathing & milk-smelling, all soft & contented & lovely.

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  5. Congrats Nathan! All the best for your family!

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  6. Congratulations nathan, may peace and love walk alongside with you and your lovely family.

    All the best

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  7. Congratulations bro. Another gift to the world.
    Happy for your family!

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