Apr. 28, 2015

Gently Rest

Beautiful baby
Lil suckling child
A wonder of heaven
On earth for a while.
Lay on my bosom
And gently rest
Like little fledglings
In their nest.
Don’t be afraid,
Nor wince, nor cry.
Dream sweet dreams
As moments fly.
And rest you now
In God’s sweet grace.
A downy smile
Upon your face.

(c) w. salley