Lilyann Monahan

Rookie (2-10-68 / Miami)

Carrying


The radiance of that day in Spring,
a grace that only God can bring.
You were carried months beneath my heart,
possessing its beat when the days did start.
Placed in my arms, priceless in love,
blessed with a treasure from above.

Submitted: Monday, October 14, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 25, 2013
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This is about being pregnant with my daughter 27 years ago.

Comments about this poem (Carrying by Lilyann Monahan )

  • Gold Star - 15,606 Points Roseann Shawiak (10/30/2013 7:19:00 PM)

    Beautiful poem, so aptly phrased. Reminds me of thoughts I had when pregnant and having my children. Thank you for sharing.
    Thank you so much for your comments on my poems, Special Thoughts and Near To The End. RoseAnn (Report) Reply

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