Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
PHOTOS COURTESY THE STOVES FAMILYThe third time around was a charm for the stoves family. Father Jim ?Stoves with Carina in the hospital not long after her birth.

From a dad’s perspective

By JIM STOVES in Opinion

Marie and I had just found out she was pregnant. She was hopeful that her firstborn would be a son, albeit she repeated the mantra, “As long as it’s healthy, I don’t care.” She got her wish the day I got home from boot camp. Then I went away and...