I Never Told You

You never knew that your smile was the sunlight in my world.  I would listen to your breathing while watching your chest rise and fall.  A miracle before my eyes.  To be entrusted with your life, a creature so small and helpless, was terrifying.  Perfection, delivered into my hands.  Who was I to shape your future?  How could I possibly do the right thing, say the right thing?  Just living day to day was enough of a battle.  Not worthy.  Not enough.  Not me.

My wish, more than anything, is that you can look back on your life and smile.

Copyright (C) 2018 Penny Wilson

About Penny Wilson Writes

I am a freelance writer that writes in several genres. I've had a successful blog with a growing and loyal following for more than 5 years. I've written articles for Counseling Directory .org, Introvert Dear .com, and WOW Women on Writing. My poetry has been published on Ariel Chart, a monthly online Journal and Spill Words Press. I'm currently working on my first novel. You can find more of my writings on my blog at: https://pennywilsonwrites.com/ and follow me on Twitter @pennywilson123.
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13 Responses to I Never Told You

  1. Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet and commented:
    Come read the awesome wonderings in – I NEVER TOLD YOU

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  2. WaltPage says:

    Beautiful sentiments Penny ☺❤

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  3. More great words……beautifully put together

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  4. Aww this evokes such beautiful feeling..the one I get when I watch my son sleeping..so beautifully put Penny.

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