Philo Yan

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A Child's Expression


A look of awe
on a child's face,
Discover.

A look of surprise,
on a child's face
Delights her.

A look of fear,
on a child's face
Reassure her.

A look of pain
on a child's face
Soothe her.

A look of glee
on a child's face
Laugh with her.

Expressions of a child
Innocent and true,
Expressions of a child
Save the image in you.

Submitted: Monday, October 01, 2012
Edited: Monday, October 01, 2012

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A fellow artist painted a little girls side profile with her mouth opened and her eyes open wide in and expression of wonderment.

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