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You’ve cut a tooth!

It’s like a small, sharp, staple in there.

It appeared a few days ago. We can hardly see it – a little tiny fleck of white on your bottom gum.

You’ve handled it well, very little teething trouble. You handle a lot of things very well.

You’re a wonderful baby. Mommy and daddy are blessed beyond words by your presence in our lives.

A list

Things you must gum:

Toys, car seat and highchair straps, blankets, the coffee table, the cat, daddy’s leg, everything around the changing table, your pool float, everything else in the pool (including mommy’s toes), the dog, your bath washcloth, daddy’s hand, books, the computer as I write this. Everything, but;

Things you don’t want to gum:

Teething toys.