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Bonnie Clark Weatherford

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Metamorphosis
by Bonnie Clark Weatherford

Monday, August 13, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
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They grow so quickly...



Have you really looked lately at our little girl
she's quickly brushing out the Shirley Temple curls.
She's putting away the ribbons and bows
and if you look closely maturity shows.


She's closing the lid on her box of toys
she's found a replacement in makeup and boys.
Teddy no longer snuggles under the spread
now he's just a decoration sitting on the bed.


The tinkling laugh of childhood is gone
replaced by girlish giggles upon the phone.
Gone are the dresses with ruffles and lace
of dolls and crayons there's not a trace.


The process was slow and unnoticed by any
but all at once the changes are many.
My Babys growing up, where did the time go?
How to turn back the clock, does anyone know?

 

Let There Always Be Romance
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Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 8/13/2007
Bittersweet write full of love. Give your love freely every moment of every day because the time passes much too quickly and then they are grown and gone......

Be safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Amor Sabor 8/13/2007
The beauty lies in watching them grow...each phase precious and only comes once in a lifetime. Beautiful write.
Reviewed by Birgit and Roger Pratcher 8/13/2007
How true! Sadly we have not yet found a way to turn back that clock... Really enjoyed your poem!
R&B



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