Sweet, innocent as a kitten,
Skin soft as down
And a smile pure as heaven,
A face to be envied by angels.

Dainty fingers for picking dandelions
       and daffodils
And holding fluffy ducklings.

Eyes asparkle,
Capturing and softening the hearts
       of all she meets.


-Philip A. Thomas
Copyright © 1980, 1997


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