Thankfully, it wasn't, and we had a nice ride back to our motel. After a bubble bath and story time, Emmie is now asleep and we are finishing packing. 5:30 will come early!
and smiling bundle of joy. It is just a beautiful reminder not only of the redemptive power of physical adoption, but even more so of the mind boggling gift of spiritual adoption, and the amazing way that God takes all of our brokenness and redeems us from a life of death, into his eternal family. Praise be to God.