Since this is a semi-public diary, it's also a semi-private diary. To quote Tweedledee (or was it Tweedledum?): that's logic!
And in that spirit, dear readers, I present to you one of the first known photographs of my daughter, A. Zola Sterling, born Monday.
Long may she run!
When I was registering her birth this afternoon, I received the following package from the city of Amsterdam; one can never begin too early with city marketing, apparently.
After the more: a Dutch-only joke.
De vrouw achter de balie gaf mij het pakketje aan en zei "voor de nieuwe inburger."