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Austin Micheal joined his mommy, daddy and his three big sisters (Kalyn, Chrissi and Kelsee) on April 17, 2000. Austin was born with a complete unilateral cleft lip and palate.

20 minutes old. "They say this is my Grandpa, but I want my mommy!!"

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Four hours old. "Oh this is mommy - I like her."

(Left) Seven weeks old. "Yes I am as cute as you say I am."

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 (Right) June 22, 2000, 9 weeks old. Austin in post-op (recovery) after having a lip adhesion.

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