Carla Bruni, Baby Girl Head Home
Nicolas Sarkozy off dealing with eurozone crisis
By Polly Davis Doig, Newser Staff
Posted Oct 23, 2011 9:41 AM CDT
French president and babydaddy Nicolas Sarkozy had other business to attend to, at an EU summit in Brussels on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011.   (AP Photo/Thierry Charlier)

(Newser) – French first lady Carla Bruni headed home today with the littlest Sarkozy in hand, leaving the Paris clinic where she gave birth to daughter Giulia on Wednesday. The baby is the first born to a sitting French president, notes the AP, a fact that was evident by Nicolas Sarkozy's absence: The proud papa, who says he felt a "very profound happiness" at the birth of his first daughter, is in Brussels all day dealing with the European economic crisis.

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