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My Little Girl
One cool crisp April night
You decided the time was right
To make your grand appearance
For us it was love at first sight
The Dr. said it was too early
You needed three more weeks to grow
They worried your lungs were not mature enough
to breathe upon their own
You came into our lives
With your daddy by my side
They said 'you have a daughter'
with excitement in their eyes
We couldn't hold you and to touch
you was through glass
Our lives would never be the same
Reality had hit at last
I sat beside your cradle and made
God this ...