To hold my granddaughter and get to know her. My daughter and son-in-law had the help of doctors, nurses, extended family and a blurry-eyed grandfather to help usher this baby into the world. I am humbled at the stark contrast of another young couple and the birth of a child more than 2000 years ago.
What happens when you put a few hundred teens from Santa Margarita, Mission Viejo and Lake Forest in the shoes of an 1856 westward pioneer?
"She was so pretty I wouldn’t look at her all the way through dinner". They went to see a movie after dinner, then went dancing, then sat in the car in her driveway talking until four o’clock in the morning. When she went in, she told her parents, I’m going to marry that man".