Love of my Life

Love of my Life

Heart Mother

One day my world came crashing down,I'll never be the same.They told me that my child was sick.I thought, "am I to blame"?I don't think I can handle this.I am really not that strong.It seemed my heart was breaking.I have loved him for so long.I will not give up on this child.I will listen to your advice.I will give my child any chance.No matter what the price.I will learn all that I need to help my child thrive.I'll even use that feeding tube.My child must survive!Will he need a lot of therapy?Will he gain the needed weight?Please God, help me do this.I will accept our fate.When the monitors beep at night, it serves as my reminder.How many parents would love that sound.Tomorrow I will be kinder.As another Angel earns his wings,I run to my child's bed.I watch him sleep for quite a while.I bend down and kiss his head.I cry for the parents whose hearts have been broken.I look to You wondering why?Oh Lord, I just can't know your matter how I try.And yet, I trust you hold his life, and guide us through each day.My mind says savor each moment he's here,but my heart begs, "PLEASE let him stay"!From pacing the surgical waiting room, to sitting by his bed.From wishing for a good nights sleep, to learning every med.From wondering, "will he be alright?", to watching him reach out his hands.With every smile my heart just melts, despite life's harsh demands.For all who see that faded line.I look to them and smile.You see my child is loved so much.I would face ANY trial.That scar I trace with my finger (It's the door to his beautiful heart).God must have known how much I'd love him (Just as He loved him from the start).A heart mom is always a heart mom.Now wise beyond her years.For those who have angels in heaven,Our hearts share in all of your tears.Every day I will try and remember,I was chosen for him (and no other).I will always embrace that beautiful day.......When I became a "Heart Mother"

Sunday, May 30, 2010

5 MONTHS .........................AND COUNTING..............................

Connor is 5 months old and it is a miracle that we are here today.........The picture TELLS ALL ................ WAS the day they life flighted him to Primary Childrens ..........................
the nurse told me to hold him for the last time since they did not know if he would make it....The pain I felt that day is erased by the joy of today I have him in my arms and I have been covering him with kisses ever since ....I am sure he is sick of it but he will just have to let me do it.

 when he takes his little hands and grabs my cheeks and smiles with his crinkled up nose my heart melts and I am filled with PEACE, LOVE AND JOY.




1 comment:

One Happy Heart Family said...

Oh my heck I didn't know you had a blog!!!???!! I am so excited to read it!!! Happy 5 month Birthday Connor!!! (we celebrate monthly birthdays) :0)