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“This is the most beautiful baby I’ve ever seen.”

Spock tried to quell his excitement at Jim’s words. It was difficult though. Only years of training to keep emotions under wraps worked on Spock’s behalf.

“He is…adoptable.”

Wide blue eyes flew to him. Jim’s tongue poked out from between his lips.

“Do you think…?”

Spock moved closer to Jim who cradled the Vulcan baby in his arms. “I would like nothing more.

Jim nodded. “Let’s do it.”

“You are certain?”

Jim laughed. “Not remotely. Let’s do it anyway.”