When the baby was born, the couple decided to put their baby on the birth plan.
“I think I would have liked it if he had a son,” Mr Burns said.
“I wish I had him, because he was a good boy and we had a good relationship.”
The couple had been married for almost two years and were expecting their second child.
Mr Burns said their daughter was a big help.
“When you’re doing something like this, it’s very difficult to explain it,” he said.
“[But] we were so excited to have her and she was really, really beautiful.
She was like a baby.
And she loves to play and to sing.”
She’s a big part of our lives.
“Ms Stevens, who is a child psychologist, said she loved the baby and hoped her father would love her too.
The baby is now named “Wish Bone” after the band Wish Bone.
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