Baby arrives, and months pass. She crawls, sits up, and plays with empty hand sanitizer bottles and colorful face masks.
Auntie plays peek-a-boo in the video call. Baby coos. Her tiny fingers leave grubby marks on Mother’s phone screen.
Mother holds Baby down while Nurse administers the vaccination shot.
Baby, who’s been eating a banana, takes wobbly steps toward Auntie at the busy airport.
Auntie wipes away a tear as Baby’s fingers leave sticky marks on Auntie’s cheek.