I just came across, in my computer, this drawing, done by my older daughter, an artist, of her brother's hand and that of his new baby. That baby's birth announcement contained a line from e.e. cummings: nobody, not even the rain, has such small hands

Ben and grey copy

That baby is now eleven years old.

But here he is at two and a half, when his little brother was born, and here is THAT birth announcement:

 
Baby rhys copy
Really sweet baby copy