|Emi, upside down with father Etienne. Photo by John Denniston -- only a pro could catch the moment this well.|
|Emi with mother Aya: When life is this much fun, food is optional.|
|From left, grand-uncle Brian, grand-aunt Wendy, Etienne, Aya, and Emi, who is standing up -- as usual -- in her stroller. The other relatives were taking pictures.|
Two sets of grand-aunts and uncles, none with any other small children in their lives, carried on their adult conversations with Emi's parents. But with their eyes (and some with their cameras), they gobbled up her every move.