I'm going to be a dad!

Discussion in 'Iowa Wrestling' started by WildTurk, Apr 21, 2018.

  1. WildTurk

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    Finally "Facebook official" tonight! 14 weeks in now. All apart of my 5 year plan;). We find out in 4 days of it's a boy or girl. If it's a boy I'm sure he will wrestle in Iowa City under Spencer Lee 19 years from now. If it's a girl I'm buying more guns next week.. :D Can't wait! Life is good:)
     
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    Congrats!
     
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    Congrats - Feed him lots of cookies - Iowa could use another 285er / OT
     
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    I believe you meant to say "If it's a boy I'm sure he will wrestle in Iowa City under the guy that Spencer Lee hires 19 years from now."
     
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    Kind of changes your whole outlook on life SUDDENLY. Hope all goes well and much great memories to come.
     
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    Congrats, man. It’s a transitional trip, but it’s fun.
     
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    Be excited about your daughter wrestling. and you won't have to buy guns.
     
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    My granddaughter is 9 and competes in gymnastics, but her pap taught her a blast double. Just in case.
     
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    Boom!
     
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    Great opportunity for a hwc fundraiser.....highest bidder gets to name Wildturk’s kid!
     
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    Congrats bro!
     
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    Congrats! Fatherhood can be a roller coaster ride no matter which you have, but a very rewarding one.
     
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    I have done amazing things in my life but being a dad is by far the coolest and most rewarding experience by far. I hope you have the same.
     
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    Or just invite invite a few buddies over

     
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    Poor kid.
     
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    Congrats. Your lifes about to change for the better even though you might not get much sleep for a while.:)
     
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    Amazing accomplishment. Congrats on the two minutes of hell.
     
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    Best thing you will ever do. Congrats
     
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    Good for you WildTurk. Kids are work, but such a joy! Congratulations!
     
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    Congrats. Now instead of wondering about a boy or a girl just hope for a healthy baby. Enjoy the ride, greatest thing in my life has been raising 3 girls
     
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    Congrats. Now instead of wondering about a boy or a girl just hope for a healthy baby. Enjoy the ride, greatest thing in my life has been raising 3 girls
     
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    Is that message for his wife regarding conception?
     
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    CONGRATS WildTurk!!!
     
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    Congrats, there's nothing more miraculous than the birth of your baby. Your life will be changed forever.
     
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    A german shepard dog is a great addition also. :)

    Enjoy some of life's greatest gifts and learn some of life's greatest lessons. As Mirdad said - "We live so we learn to love and we love so we learn to live"
     
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    Congrats. You have never felt the kind of love a child creates. If it is a daughter, prepare to be consumed.

    My daughter was a difficult birth and conception for my wife. As a result, she was out of it for some time immediately following her birth. As a result, I got to be the substitute first skin to skin "holding" of our daughter. They swaddled her to my chest only an hour or so after being born for about an hour. No words can explain the joy.

    Now, of course, my wife still gives me crap about it as my daughter orders me around like a drill sergeant!
     
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    Congratulations.
     
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    Congrats! 4 girls and a 2 month old boy here! Greatest trip of your life! Yes, all know basics to wrestle!! Ole’ Hal came out 9.6 lbs and 22 in long. The heavyweight logjam will be tight in 2037
     
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    Congratulations
     
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    Congrats Wild Turk.
     
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    Thanks everyone! So much for buying that new truck this year.. Something more important to save for now. Might have to buy a nice used one with a quad cab:)
     
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    I will put a bid in to Hawkeye wrestling for the right to name that whipper snapper.
     
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    Congrats!!! Though I hope it was a part of your plan rather than apart of it. :)

    One of the great moments of your life will be the first time he/she falls asleep in your arms, right before your eyes.
     
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    Yeah but...just use a family name.
    (What can I say, I’m a traditionalist on this topic).
     
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    Yep that’s what dads are for. To love is to will the good of the other. Wt, you’re about to really find out what that means in a way that is different even from how you feel about mrs wildturk. And the good part is, you get something back that is indescribable, without even asking for it.
     
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    Reminds me of a line from my sister in law the endocrinologist. When asked If she wanted a boy or a girl, she simply said “yes”.
     
    39 Aardvark86, Apr 23, 2018
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    Cheap tactic to get a bunch of "likes". Congratulations anyway!
     

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