i was leaving their quiet, dim hospital room after spending six of the most precious and intimate hours imaginable with them, and she said with a sly grin, i really wish you were taking new clients for newborn sessions. little did she know that i had been thinking all evening i was kind of sad for him to go to someone else. i had announced several months ago that because of my wedding schedule, i was only able to take babies of existing clients, but technically, weren’t they now “existing clients”? after all, i had just watched him take his first breaths outside of his mommy’s tummy. i was invested in this fantastic family.