s/he’ll be comin’….

can anyone else finish that lyric???…………….. ’round the mountain when s/he comes.

now, i don’t feel like racking my brain for other stupid lyrics. & i’m sure they’re out there.  but really?  isn’t that a dumb lyric?  of COURSE she’ll be coming—when she comes.   guess whoever wrote that wasn’t very concerned w/ accurate timing.       i can hear it now:    “hey! Joe- when’s mom coming home?”  “she’ll be coming round the mountain when she comes….  now bugoff!”

well, i guess whoever  wrote that song also invented the concept of maternity leave.

i’m sure i’m not the only one who finds it a little stressful to not know when little bean will come.  i’m not wanting to plan a c-section or anything—-  really!  but, man.  trying to figure out leave time on a bunch of “what ifs” can be quite difficult.  besides, i’m not wanting to rush it. i’m enjoying this time. i need to soak in more info. 

so you plan around the “magic” date; which we all know is rare.  but that’s kinda what you have to bank on.  & considering it’s vacation time that’s paid or sick days that are paid or short term disability, there’s a lot of banking here.

this is just one of many times i’ve asked in pregnancy:   just how DOES this work?

when we first got pregnant, i secretly hoped i’d meet Little Bean 3 weeks early so I could have a June baby.  now—  oh gosh, no! please!!!!  b/c i’m taking 2 weeks off before LB comes so i won’t go into labor at work and can have some time to myself.  because i want to be lazy get things done.  so if LB makes a june appearance, i’m screwed!

so, y’all- when’s baby comin’?   guess it’ll get here when it gets here.  just like the song says….

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3 Responses to s/he’ll be comin’….

  1. Lainey-Paney says:

    …oh we’ll all go out to meet her when she comes. Yeeeehaw!

  2. Meredith says:

    As a July baby myself, I’m hoping you do get your two weeks to yourself. Little Elvis was due 3 days after Valentine’s Day, and my boss kept telling me he would be a Valentine’s baby. He actually arrived a week early, so I think he might be a George Washington’s birthday baby? I understand, though. It’s hard not knowing when you get to meet your baby.

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