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  A Love Abandon, Before Life
by William Bonilla
Wednesday, January 22, 2003

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He was left, wrapped, in a blanket,
A note, was left near by,
Somewhere, a young mother cries,
For reasons, no one, knows why.

As a rose bud, blooming in June,
Left alone,
As the brightest, of full moons.

In a hospital, fighting for life,
God's greatest gift, must survive,
As he searches, for the warmth,
A mother denied.

If only, I knew his name,
And was able, to suffer his pain,
I would, let him sleep, gently silent,
As I cry away, his obvious chains.

Tears, oh Tears,
Streaming down, my eyes,
Save some, for my tomorrow,
So I may cry, away his sorrows.

By: William Bonilla.....2/23/02

******To the unknown infant, abandon, on this date...."God be with you little guy"******

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Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 1/24/2003
absolutely too much to take.....sobbing...
Reviewed by Sandra Corona 1/24/2003

The poem is beautiful with much feeling. I'm glad that, being a policeman, you yet have much compassion. So many people are hardened by seeing and/or knowing too much.

I would add 'ed' to abandon in your title as the mother already did the deed but the poem is perfect :)! I hope the infant survived. Did he?

Reviewed by Mariah Rowse 1/24/2003
This peom definately made me tear up and also made me angry at the way someone could leave such a defenless life. I hope he is safe and taken care of now.
Reviewed by Tien Avielle (Reader) 1/23/2003
Disgusting - if only more people knew that there is legislation now that will protect "mothers" from criminal charges for abandoning their babes at hospital doors! Each time I hear this story, I wish that they had placed the child in my hands - so many desperately want to nurture , there is NO excuse for this! Thank you for writing on behalf of these defenseless innocents!
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 1/23/2003
Made me cry. God is with him and you touching your heart with the love to write this tribute.
Reviewed by Anwer Sher (Reader) 1/23/2003
this is so moving and touching to the heart
Reviewed by Cathrine Hottran 1/23/2003
this is so sad, very good write.
Reviewed by jude forese 1/22/2003
Reviewed by michael horetsky (Reader) 1/22/2003
Fitting tribute.. A child is a precious gift..W
Reviewed by Eileen 1/22/2003
This is heart wrenching, but we need to be reminded...Thanks William...excellent!
Reviewed by Susan de Vegter 1/22/2003
There is absolutely too many babies left in abandonment these days. Thank you for your poem and for keeping this truth of our modern times evident. -susan

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