Linda Ori

Rookie - 189 Points (08/13/1945 / UTAH)

Sweet Baby - Poem by Linda Ori

Baby, sweet baby, with tears in your eyes
Rest your head gently, there's no need to cry,
Come let me sing you a soft lullaby
The sandman is coming and dreamland is nigh;

Baby, sweet baby, with skin soft and fair
And little pink ribbons done up in your hair,
In your tiny world there should not be a care
May angels surround you and send you a prayer;

Baby, sweet baby, your cute button nose
Your soft tiny fingers and sweet baby toes
Have truly bewitched me and nobody knows
How the depth of my love for you just grows and grows;

So precious and tender your love is to me,
Until I first held you, I never could see
How wonderfully magical my life could be -
You've opened my heart and my spirit is free!



For my sweet little angel Shelby Lynn


Comments about Sweet Baby by Linda Ori

  • (9/20/2018 8:53:00 PM)


    Nice tender poem, almost like a tender humimg mothers songs mother sing to a cuddling baby in her arms

    Great, great tender poem
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  • (8/9/2015 4:36:00 PM)


    ...very beautiful...love this ★ (Report) Reply

  • (7/20/2007 9:03:00 AM)


    Linda...I love using this poem on baby shower cards! ! ! I always get asked about it, and I tell them that the author's name is on the bottom....it's simply a beautiful poem! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • (3/29/2007 7:26:00 AM)


    Linda,
    Isn't it amazing how such a little package can
    make a house smell so good and so bad - - -
    all at the same time?

    B.V.A.
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  • (7/22/2006 2:14:00 AM)


    Oh my angel
    Your innocent face
    Has the divine grace
    Of God itself

    Love...Ray
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  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (7/22/2006 12:51:00 AM)


    AS SWEET AS IT GETS, MISS MIDNIGHT, WITH YOUR HEART O' GOLD
    DEDICATIONAL DIVINE''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''FRANK/FJR
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  • (7/21/2006 10:03:00 PM)


    dear linda...can i hold your baby for just a while? ...i would love to kiss that little button of a nose! ! ...our children are the most beautiful things that ever happened to us...and its a blessing to be born a woman...love...nalini (Report) Reply

  • Charles M Moore (7/21/2006 10:02:00 PM)


    Absolutely brilliant piece of work, I'm very impressed. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 21, 2006

Poem Edited: Wednesday, August 18, 2010


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