On transfer day, we were nervous and excited. We dressed in our respective college t-shirts, gathered our transfer day packages and met Ellen and Chris at the clinic at 8:00 AM. We asked Ellen and Chris to put on their Georgia shirts and showed them this awesome sign that Jason made.
We took plenty of pictures with the four of us
My favorite part of the day? Around 5:30 that night I got my first-ever text from Chris. A little background- Ellen and I use copious amounts of emoticons when we text (which is no less than 10 times a day but typically at least 30) While there are plenty of smileys, hearts, praying hands and a baby, there is no emoticon for crossed fingers- a very necessary expression when you are hoping for something this big. I ended up just taking a picture of my own crossed fingers and sent it to Ellen and it soon became a thing for us. My text from Chris was simply this: