The baby is teething.  The first of our children to go to the doctor most certainly quite ill, and come home with a diagnosis of “fussy baby”.  Yes, that is what the good doctor wrote on the diagnosis form.  Insurance company is going to love that one.


For those more interested in the apologetics of purgatory than possible earthly paralells, Mr. Curly at Bethune Catholic has an excellent post up.  Goes through the biblical basis for this teaching in a quick summary, in his usual friendly and encouraging style.


I hadn't meant to post again, but this little article was too good not to mention.