One year ago today I became a father again. I had a son, and the daughter that I had been raising for 6 years, became mine.
I married Emily's mother in 1998, and Emily had always been a daughter to me, but February 13, 2002 I legally adopted her as my real daughter.
Last night my daughter wrote me something wonderful.
A Daddy was Born Mom said the time was near...That should be enough to make anyone cry.
and you would soon be mine.
Then on February 13 2000 a daddy was born.
To sit up.. at night and wait for me to come home safely from a date.
Crawl... out of bed to drive me to schoool
Cruise... beside me as I learn to drive
Walk... me down the isle
Run... to see your first grandchild born.
But first my daddy was born.