I know had four children, three boys and a girl. Toward the
end of her final pregnancy, when she was carrying her fifth
child, she became more and more anxious to have another girl.
She thought about it a great deal, hoping and praying that
God would grant her a second daughter.
her husband were sleeping one night when a disturbance in
the room awakened her. She awoke to see an apparition in white
standing by the bed. She sat up in shock, wide awake. The
presence said in a very clear voice that seemed to be female,
"You can stop worrying. Your baby is a little girl." Then
slowly the spirit faded and disappeared.
her husband and asked him if he had heard the voice. He said
that he had not and tried to convince her that she had had
a dream. But she knew without a doubt that she had been completely
awake. Eventually, she delivered a healthy baby, her second