- when he wakes up in the morning, he is excited and ready to go.
- he is sincerely concerned about all living things (and cartoon characters, cg beings, and stuffed animals), hoping they are not hungry, or cold, or lonely.
- he is a great hugger.
- he's happy eating the exact same thing for lunch every day of his little life.
- his teacher insists that he is a perfect student. not caring as much about grades or being "the smartest" (although he is very smart) as he does about being obedient and kind and helpful.
- he adores his family.
- if you give that boy a job, he will go to the ends of the earth to accomplish it.
happy birthday, jakob!! i'm so happy you are in our family. you make us so happy.