No. Not me, you’ll be pleased to know.
Our daughter, or our son:
You see, at 7:46 this morning, the
299, 999, 998 ... without my contribution.
I am not American. The wife is. But we have begotten two little potential taxpayers for their economy; two soldiers for their armies; two servants of their churches; two citizens of their cities...
For years, I thought that the only thing the Boy and the Girl could never become is the Commander-in-Chief and President of the
But I have just found out that they may in fact eligible. Or at least I think they are.
Article 2 of the
(g) a person born outside the geographical limits of the United States and its outlying possessions of parents one of whom is an alien, and the other a citizen of the United States who, prior to the birth of such person, was physically present in the United States or its outlying possessions for a period or periods totalling not less than five years, at least two of which were after attaining the age of fourteen years.
So The Boy/Girl are eligible for president; the wife is the citizen and I am definitely the alien.
That last part, I’ve pretty much always suspected.