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When your baby was born who was the very first person to hold them? Not including the doctor.

And if it was you, who was second?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:06 PM on Apr. 8, 2010 in Just for Fun

Answers (19)
  • I was- period. My MW was there to "assist'- then my ex husband.
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 4:09 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • Iheld her first!!! Then they let my husband carry her to the nursery...on the way back, my friend hugged him and he collapsed. It was more emotional for him than it was me!
    AirForceWife14

    Answer by AirForceWife14 at 4:09 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • My husband. I had c-sections for both kids so I was strapped to the table.
    I made it clear to friends and family though, that other than my husband and medical professionals, no one was to hold them until after I got to.
    Laila-May

    Answer by Laila-May at 4:18 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • the doc grabbed her, threw her on me, DH cut the cord, the the nurse grabbed her cleaned her, and then dh carried her back to me.
    mrsjosey1018200

    Answer by mrsjosey1018200 at 4:18 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • My husband, then myself.
    mama2br00ke

    Answer by mama2br00ke at 4:20 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • I held all my kids first. I told my hubby that I had my butt kicked from the inside for the last 9 months so I was going to be the first to hold them. With my youngest son the nurse tried to hand him the baby first and he said, "If she doesn't hold him first she'll kick my butt later."
    Juggalette0327

    Answer by Juggalette0327 at 4:20 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • my husband. i also had a c-section laila-may. but i was next!
    eva123

    Answer by eva123 at 4:21 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • Nurse, me, my mom. After doctor.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 4:21 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • Me and my husband and then her siblings~
    geminisummerz

    Answer by geminisummerz at 4:23 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

  • my boyfriend (the daddy) held him before I did because I had an emergency CS. It was a very sacred moment!
    Owl_Feather

    Answer by Owl_Feather at 4:25 PM on Apr. 8, 2010

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