My First Blessing
I remember the first time I heard your heart beat.
The sound of a little life growing inside me.
I remember I first time I heard you cry.
The sound of you brought a tear to my eye.
I remember the first time I held you close to my heart.
I made a promise to God that day that you and I would never be too far apart.
I remember the first time I dressed you, I counted every finger and every toe, I buttoned every button and I tied every bow.
I remember your first car ride,
I sat in the back s