Elizabeth Padillo Olesen

Your Body, Behold! - Poem by Elizabeth Padillo Olesen

You have only one body,
one body to live with,
one body to care for and feed.

You have only one body
given as a heavenly gift
a sacred body as created.

Take care of this body-
this body, which only once
was given as your precious gift.

Comments about Your Body, Behold! by Elizabeth Padillo Olesen

  • Elizabeth Padillo Olesen (1/22/2013 4:32:00 PM)

    Thanks, Serban, for your positive response. (Report) Reply

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  • A Waltz For Zizi (1/21/2013 4:30:00 PM)

    Wonderful! I will definately do that.10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 21, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, January 22, 2013

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