Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Look Who's Walking

In the first 11 days after Emelia took her first steps, she didn't do much walking. A step here, and a few steps there, but that was about it. Generally speaking, she still preferred to grab a finger or a hand, just for reassurance. Here are a couple of photos from Monday morning.

You can see plenty of confidence, but there's also the hand that she insists on holding.

Yesterday she finally started walking. Many steps all in a row, and not necessarily ending with a fall onto her tush. By this evening, she was taking more steps than crawling. As her success grew, she even started demanding "star treatment."

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Okay, maybe not, but I think the photo's a keeper.