Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Life changes so rapidly, each minute passing,
never to return.
Moments that you wish would linger are
gone in an instant, replaced by bitter-
sweet feelings, a sort of melancholy that
always comes with an end.
The five little miracles that appeared
at my door, not so long ago... have gone.
My time with them is over, and what is
left is a hole in my heart created by their
The remnants of their existence still
remain, and I continue to find myself
aimlessly wandering by the front door,
now and then, looking for them.
Hoping perhaps, just one might come
back to say goodbye.
But alas, there are no goodbyes...only
the beautiful memories of this gift I was
Although they have been gone since
Sunday, I can't help but shed a few tears
as I write. And even with tears streaming
down my face, I wear a faint smile thinking
of these little ones taking their first steps
into this great big world... ready to carry on
that never-ending circle of life.