But, then, those in the know already knew. Back in August, Joseph actually posted a message to Facebook saying that he’d “take a leave of absence to bond with [Jacob] later in the fall.” Though, knowing doesn’t exactly make the coming separation any easier.
“It took so much effort to get him into our lives that he deserves my full undivided attention,” Joseph wrote on his facebook page. “We are ready to do some great things together. Hope to see you this evening for one final forecast. But don’t worry, I will return in late January.”