Getting new pictures of Keanan . . . it’s better than Christmas. He is getting so big. In this picture, he is wearing one of Jafta’s old shirts. There is something bittersweet about seeing him in his brother’s hand-me-downs, yet so many miles away from us. It makes me long to hold him even more.

No update to report. I believe our file is still stuck in IBESR – the very first stage of the process (our file was sent back there a few months ago). Two years and counting, and no end in sight. And so we wait . . .