For a lot of children, Daddy is usually their first word or indeed in with their first words. It was in fact Wriggler’s first word. For Bruiser however, Daddy didnt come until he started to talk ‘again’.
He was about 2-months past his 2nd birthday having gone the previous 6-months speechless, soundless to want for a better word! In that time he had had to learn to babble all over again. Once learnt however, he used it repeatedly, obsessively like he was saying it purely for the sake of saying it. Trips to collect his Daddy from the train station or work were spent saying ‘Diddee diddee diddee diddee diddee diddee….’ you get the picture 🙂
Daddy is on the same level as Mummy for melting your heart when its heard for the first time and everytime after that for that matter. A major milestone in our world!
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