Savvy Raj

Live Life Lovingly!

Your baby’s dress.

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A dear child’s dress speaks to a loving mother…

Weathered and worn
I lie here today
In this moment
That you look at me
I know so many thoughts
May pass your way
Memories that only can fathom
Of a time passed long by

You and I
Have lived through
Those days protecting
Your dear child
Through rough weather
Your mother’s affection
I can sense till today
As you would lovingly
Clothe your precious baby
With me

I know we are privy
To those special times
When you child lived in me
Played and fed with me on
How many times
You would carefully wash dry
And iron me out
And keep me clean and warm
All ready for your baby to wear

Your baby may never know me
But you and I
We have a special bond
A recall of those memorable times
That we shared
Until one fine day
She outgrew me.

Today you found me
As you left me
Deep in the closet
Among the old and discarded
But am I glad to be caressed with love
And photographed with joy
And reminisced about…

For in this moment
Your little gesture
Touches my being
For I feel I have served my purpose well
Thank you as well
For choosing me
And caring to keep me with you
All these years and maybe more!!!

With love
❤An old baby dress ❤

Found my daughter’s old baby dress and I was suddenly transported back in time…

Today my daughter is indeed all grown up. I took a picture of this little dress and shared it with my daughter who studies in a land far away…

The nurturing years of her childhood flashed by and I sat down to pen my reflections…

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Author: Savvy Raj

Dance Educator, Writer, Artist, Designer, Wellness Mentor

4 thoughts on “Your baby’s dress.

  1. Good morning. It’s a great feeling especially if you go back and cherish those wonderful memories!.And how time moves so fast inspite a minute having full minute in it! Thank you for the Lovely poetry.

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    • Good morning to you too!
      Moments that matter make memories worth cherishing.
      I like what you mentioned here on sensing the fullness of a minute. Thank you for reading this and sharing your thoughts as well.

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  2. “ The love a mother has for her children is legendary, it is said a child is the mother’s heart outside her body.”

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