27 December 2012

First Christmas

I shopped for weeks.

I cooked for days.

I spent hours wrapping gifts.

In quiet moments you came,
making every task a reminder of what we would miss
on this,
our first Christmas without you.

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Mark R. Trost said...

Exquisite in its profound simplicity.

Christine Ritter said...

This is absolutely beautiful! So much can be said and heartfelt with only a few words and you chose the best ones. I love this. it touches me deeply.