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Behold The Moment

Behold the moment, the future is here.
Our family is getting bigger every year.
The new child has arrived, already loved by all.

The heart grows with enchantment felt
by our gift.
Hold this special child close to you,
to rock away the fears and kiss away the tears.

Take in every moment to share in the joy.
Let me shout from the hill tops so
everyone knows, our new child has
all ten toes.

As the years go by and each one grows,
theres a new experience to be had
by all.
A play a big game or off to collage they go.

As we let go and they are on their
own, never fret they'll soon be home.

Down the road each child will enlarge
the family with families of their own.

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I have been writing poems since my first son was born.I had poems all over ,stuffed every where.Oct. 06, I was told I had W.M.D.of the eye ,Since then I decided to make the most of my sight now. Had many treatments, operations. I learned to take the good with the bad.I love writing and reading other peoples poems. All my poems are from my life as it has touched me.I have four sons ,nine grandchildren and wonderful daughters in law. The Lord also blessed us with two great grandkids this last year. Married very young to a great guy. I enjoy all types of music,classical ,the most. I so much enjoy the poems on this site and hope you as a group enjoy reading mine.I have many more poems, some that are framed for sale in stores ect. Someone said on here 'you read mine and I'll read yours.This I will do! My favourite line in life is "Have fun while you do it ,or it's not worth doing" and "Never never give up" Churchill Love to all Anne. more…

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