...but there is something about this that is beyond heartwarming. Maybe I'm soft because I'm a mom or something. Maybe it's because the family is from Johnston. Maybe it's just because the embrace of one human to another is that powerful.

The child's father is a professor at PC. He wrote a blog about the experience. You can read that here.

And no, I'm not a practicing Catholic. But every good story deserves a little attention now and then.