by Maureen Quinlan Jouhet
And then we waited some more.
He just didn’t want to come.
Unfortunately for me, they count 41 weeks as the ideal gestation period for a baby here in France while in the United States we count 40. We’re just impatient, I guess.
And so by my U.S.-friendly calculations we were already waiting an extra week to see our little guy, which was hard enough. He was being fashionably late.
My due date came and went. No baby.
My mother’s visit to see her first grandchild came and went. Still no baby.