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Until You
by Michelle Close Mills
Wednesday, April 13, 2005
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For my special girl...


Until you came,

I didn’t know 

the magical moments of life…

Your musical laugh…

Scents of lotion and talc…

Blissful peace

as I rocked you to sleep…


Until you came,

I didn’t know

the completion that I would feel.

How empty I’d be…

The blessings I’d miss,

without you

as a part of my world…


But someday

you’ll learn of

the magic of life,

and the love that I have for you.

Holding flesh of your flesh…

your heart bursting with joy…

Then you’ll finally know how it is.


Michelle Close Mills©


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Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 4/16/2005

Tender expression, beautiful expression of love--thank you

A lovely little girl--thank you for sharing a large part of your heart

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla. :)
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 4/15/2005
A beautiful mother's love expressed to a beautiful daughter and thus a beautiful poem is shared. Thank you. Love and peace to you, Michelle. Regis
Reviewed by Kate Burnside 4/15/2005
Yup, you got it, Michelle... like stepping through a door, no-one can explain that you change irreversibly when you give birth and, like no-one could explain what "to love" is like until you feel it for yourself, no-one can explain what happens to us when the chemicals and hormones are released into the bloodstream when we become a Mother. Never to be without that chemical make-up again. Beautiful expression and sentiment here that is a GIFT and a joy to the darling girl who so richly deserves it. She is a peach, like her Mom and will be bound to make a wonderful mother herself, nurtured and fashioned into your likeness. Bless you and thank you, Kate xx
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 4/15/2005
lovely write, michelle; she sure was a cutie! well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in tx., karen lynn. :D
Reviewed by jude forese 4/14/2005
beautiful poem on the joy of a daughter ...
Reviewed by Elena Padin 4/14/2005
Beautifully done! Great job! Exactly how I feel about my daugher.

Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 4/14/2005
Beautiful Michelle!!

love Tinka
Reviewed by C. J. Stevens 4/14/2005
A beautiful poem. Written from the heart, but with great skill - an unusual combination, and you made it work. Thank you, Michelle, for an inspiring read.
Reviewed by Felix Perry 4/14/2005
I know this feeling all to well as both a parent to three daughters and now a grandparent to two darling little girls. You really nailed this one wonderfully Michelle.

Reviewed by Rebekah Rosie Lang 4/13/2005
Beautiful, fond memories for recall!
Just ignore what Ed Matlack said,okay?
Very good poem, Michelle!
Becca P Lang
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 4/13/2005
Hate to be paranoid, Michelle, but there are those out there that look for pictures of children...I had put a number on after Thanksgiving of my friends kids, and was asked to remove them...just a thought, and I have to agree with Eileen, this has to be saved in some special way for when she grows up...She is quite cute and i can see where she gets that from...Ed
Reviewed by E T Waldron 4/13/2005
Michelle you should have this put on wood or something and save it for her.It's perfect, and she will treasure it!Beautifully expressed!

Reviewed by Tracey L. O' Very (Reader) 4/13/2005
Oh Michelle,
This is so beautiful and warming. Brings chills and tears of joy and Love total and complete love.xo
It's Absolutely Beautiful.
Thank You
I love all in your blog too! (c:)
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 4/13/2005
This is a wonderful and touching poem, Michelle. The bond between a mother and child is something that is unparalleled. Carrying a child is the one time in our lives when we get to be an integral part of an unfolding miracle.

Take care,


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