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The Littlest Angel
Author: Catyrose

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Little child, so much older than you appear
Too many heartaches and tears
You have endured
In three short years

Your smile lights up my day
A voice so sweet and tender
A childish laugh that never fails to bring delight
How I wish I could shelter you in my arms tonight

So very hard to let you go
Back to a home resembling a battle zone
Harsh words they fly through the air
Your parents speak in angry tones
Providing you with a house, never a home

A father so cold and cruel
A mother frightened who obeys his every rule
I long to ease your fear and stress
To hold you close and caress
Your tiny cheek pressed against mine

My love for you is beyond measure
You are Na-Naís delicate and loving treasure
Iíll hold you in my heart tonight
Iíll send you angels from above
To keep you warm and safe in heavenly love

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Comments on this poem/writing:

Jamie (172.193.80.244) -- Friday, March 24 2006, 04:36 pm

Touching

Very heart felt and I hear every word.
She is a strong child, this we know. She is a surviver.
Clive (70.57.138.121) -- Saturday, March 25 2006, 04:36 pm

Bubbles

I think that says it all,
I like your poem though :-)
MC (64.12.116.5) -- Sunday, March 26 2006, 07:03 am

Thank God

....this child has you in her life. You are the reason she will believe in love.
Catyrose (128.123.220.10) -- Sunday, March 26 2006, 08:03 am

Thank You All

Thank you all for your comments and concern. Being able to write my thoughts here, helps me deal with the situation.
 
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