Christmas came a little early for Kardashian fans when Khloé Kardashian confirmed her pregnancy on Instagram. The photo and accompanying caption will melt your heart, which shows Khloé and her boyfriend Tristan Thompson with their hands wrapped around her baby bump. However, Tristan Thompson's reaction to Khloé Kardashian's baby announcement is super subtle, but I think we can all agree it's still downright adorable.
It all began back in September when reports started churning out that Khloé was supposedly pregnant. Multiple sources swore up and down that she was with child and just keeping it under wraps. And so the baby watch began. Every photo she posted was analyzed. Every quote a member of the family said was picked apart. And don't even get me started on the Kardashian Christmas card teasers that sent the internet into a collective tailspin. Basically, the entire Kardashian fan base became professional detectives.
But now that it's been confirmed, I have to admit that I'm kind of glad it was done this way — on Khloé's terms. You can tell that she's beyond excited about the prospect of being a mother and made sure to mention Tristan in her very sweet Instagram message.
Khloé's caption read:
That in itself is enough to make your heart melt. However, Tristan's initial response to it all — while extremely subtle — still conveys just how happy he is and how much he's looking forward to being a dad. So what did he do? Well, it's simple really. He liked Khloé's Instagram post.
But, soon after Tristan liked the post, he penned a super sweet message to Khloé, writing:
Cue the "awwwww!" I'm sure he'll have even more to say about the exciting news as time goes on, but in the meantime it's just enough to show his support. Plus, he's probably way too busy celebrating with Khloé to have time to post anything more right now. Which is not only fine, but also completely understandable. If there's any reason in the world to unplug, it's sharing time with your family — and his is about to grow in a very big way.
As the days go by, I imagine that countless celebrities will post messages of support and excitement for the happy couple. But what really matters is how they feel about it and they obviously couldn't be happier. Congratulations to the both of them as they prepare to take on the joys of parenthood!
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