Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sometimes My Heart Is A Squishy Fish



This little heart-melter is the light of our lives:)


Sometimes my heart is a squishy fish
Sometimes a delicate rose
Sometimes it feels like a shield of steel
To ward off enemy blows
Sometimes my heart is a lion, wild
Sometimes a docile dove
But always my heart is a little child
Hungry for a little more love

© Janet Martin

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    1. :) inspired by the little guy in the photo but also the children I babysit; the first line came to me as I heard the attempts of little-child knocking on the door and I opened it to look down into 3 rosy-cheeked, sparkling eyed youngsters who said 'we're hungry!' Their innocent neediness made my heart feel all squishy...

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