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New Arrival

Discussion in 'Off Topic [DB]' started by Chris Fitzgerald, Oct 26, 2002.

  1. Chris Fitzgerald

    Chris Fitzgerald Student of Life Staff Member Administrator

    Oct 19, 2000
    Louisville, KY
    After some scary moments for both mother, father, and family, Ian Christopher Fitzgerald was born at 1:23 P.M. today (Friday). He was a month premature and came into the world via emergency C-section at about 5 pounds (give or take). After a few hours in neo-natal ICU, he was taken off the ventilator and is doing just fine, as is his mama, who is now resting. His dad was so happy and relieved that everything turned out okay that he managed to not be terribly offended when the three other members of Java Men (www.javamen.com) laughed at him and said "no problem at all" when asked if they could get through tonight's gig without his services, which he had previously thought to be irreplaceable. :rolleyes: :D

    Papa Fitz will be absent (or at least very scarce) from the board for the next couple of days. All potential trolls, plankspankers, and flame warriors should contemplate the possibility of dealing with the formidably pithy and always enigmatic DONOSAUR before posting.

    Peace, love, and MECONIUM to all, and to all a good night. :cool:

  2. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Congratulations dude. Where's my virtual cigar.
  3. Chris Fitzgerald

    Chris Fitzgerald Student of Life Staff Member Administrator

    Oct 19, 2000
    Louisville, KY
    Thanks. I think Monica's holding your cigar for you - but I gotta say that after some of the **** I witnessed today, you may want to think twice before smoking that sucker....
  4. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    I am glad everything turned out okay. Shoulda said that in my first post.
  5. anonymous0726

    anonymous0726 Guest

    Nov 4, 2001
    Ya think a 1/32 size bass is your next purchase?
  6. cassanova


    Sep 4, 2000
    Congratulations to you and Mrs Durrl on the birth of your new son and future tab nazi Chris Jr. (Chris II)

    Glad to hear that he was born healthy too after being a month premature. :D Best of luck my friend!
  7. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    DR Strings
    Congrats, Chris.
  8. Congratulations Durrl:D

  9. jazzbo


    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Very big Congratulations Chris!

    May I add, I've seen a C-section performed. My thoughts are with your lady. That's one tough cookie.
  10. Bob Gollihur

    Bob Gollihur GollihurMusic.com

    Mar 22, 2000
    Cape of New Jersey
    Big Cheese Emeritus: Gollihur Music (retired)
    Mucho lots of congrats!!
  11. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    Welcome to fatherhood, man. It's a crazy ride, so hold on tight.

    Congratulations to you and the fairer Fitzgerald.
  12. sean p

    sean p

    Mar 7, 2002
    eugene, oregon
    yeah, chris! woohoo! best wishes

    sean p
  13. Jeff Bollbach

    Jeff Bollbach Jeff Bollbach Luthier, Inc.

    Dec 12, 2001
    freeport, ny
    Couldn't happen to a nicer guy. I am sure you'll be a great dad! Your moderatorial skills will come in handy.
  14. Sam Sherry

    Sam Sherry Inadvertent Microtonalist Supporting Member

    Sep 26, 2001
    Portland, ME
    Euphonic Audio "Player"
    What they said! Welcome to the major leagues. You're going to be an awesome dad! Three lucky people!
  15. Congratulations!!!
  16. bassmonkeee


    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
    Congrats! Just make sure he doesn't become a guitar player. ;)

    Best of health to all!
  17. CaracasBass


    Jun 16, 2001
    Madrid, Spain
    Every newborn.....is a potential Bass player!!!!!


    Congratulations!!!!!!!!!!!:D :D :D
  18. Excellent. make sure he's not as distracted as his father lol.
  19. Blux


    Feb 5, 2002
    Philadelphia, Pa.
    Great News. Congratulations.
  20. SuperDuck


    Sep 26, 2000
    Congratulations. :)

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