Scott Austin

New Arrival

If only once I have held you
It would have been enough
To make me happy

For if I never am able
To ever see or hold you again
It has been enough

To make it all
Worthwhile for this
Is all it took

To make me happy
And accept you as
A new arrival

Poem Submitted: Thursday, December 6, 2007
Poem Edited: Thursday, April 28, 2011

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Comments about New Arrival by Scott Austin

  • Rachel Barnett (12/13/2007 8:26:00 AM)

    Short but sweet and powerful. Nice job!

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  • Kaitlyn McKenna (12/8/2007 8:00:00 AM)

    Been' reading many of your poems. You're a very talented poet. Thank you
    for putting these up and making younger poets feel encouraged!

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