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I have a son: Zachary Jonathan

Fourteen days late, weighing 9lb4.5oz, 54cm long, at 8.07 this morning my son was born. Zachary Jonathan.

In all my life I have never seen so clearly, in the space of 24 hours how horrendous aspects of this world are, and then how amazing beautiful things are. I feel like we left home at midday yesterday from one universe and now live in a totally different one. And this one is more painful, more breathtaking and has a word-defying beauty that I never imagined possible.


  1. Congralutaions, great choice of name ;-)

  2. Brilliant news Dave! Congratulations!

  3. Congratulations to you both! He looks a very handsome boy.

    I type this having been up for the best part of 2 hrs with Noah (admittedly a rare occurrence nowadays). :)

  4. Congrats Bish...I'd normally send a card saying congrats, but somehow for you, posting on here seems so much more appropriate! Really pleased for you both & mum and baby are doing well.

  5. Many Congratulations Dave - fatherhood is GREAT!

  6. Hi dave
    that is great news - many congratulations!
    It is great being a dad - enjoy!

  7. Brilliant news. Nice work! Totally agree with you about the whole new world thing. But it is a great new world and brings a new dimension to your life and marriage.

  8. Massive congratulations guys! Will be praying that you all settle into the new family life quickly and smoothly!

  9. Well done sir! And it looks like you have a good one too! Especial Congrats to Mrs.Bish who has endured 14 days of being 'due'

  10. excellent stuff ! congrats to you all.

  11. Hey Dave - congratulations - trusting you and Mrs Bish are well!!

  12. Fantastic! Congratulations! When is Zach going to start blogging?

  13. Wonderful news Dave, congratulations to you both!

  14. Glory to God! I'm so happy for you, Dave.

  15. nice one mr and mrs bish!


  16. Aw, I LOVE this blog Bish! Such big congratulations!


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