Now This...is Awsome

I don’t care what you say
I have the urge to write
To tell the world what happened
just the other night

I went to a party
This time a baby shower
I wasn’t going to stay for long
Maybe just an hour

You know how a shower goes
Everyone baby bearing age
They all dress up in the latest styles
showing off things that are the rage

One mother sat beside me
feeding her little son some beans and rice
I put out my hand… said give me five
trying to be nice

This little tot was holding on
the other hand was free
Stuck this hand in his mouth
and pulled out beans and rice for me

I just sat there with open palm
so everyone could see
The purest of all creation
just shared his food… with me

Thomas J Norbeck

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I pondered for several days
weather or not to put this happening
to verse… At first I thought this is silly…
Then I thought… NO!… this is real….
Then I thought… NO!… this is Awsome..
What more can you ask of anyone then for
them to give you the food right out from
there own mouth… and I a stranger……

( As of 04/19/10 138 views )

Comments

  • Yvonne Churchley
    Yvonne Churchleyalmost 5 years ago

    haha so funny and adorable story ……thank you for making me smile today….:)))

  • Rhonda F.  Taylor
    Rhonda F. Tayloralmost 5 years ago

    awww so special..im glad you appreciated his offer..in years to come i wonder if he will still be that generous.. : )

    Rhonda : )

  • Thomas J Norbeck
    Thomas J Norbeckalmost 5 years ago

    WE will see…Thank you for the comment… You have become an important part in my life…

    Tom Norbeck

  • Cameron  Allen Lamond
    Cameron Allen...almost 5 years ago

    Children are the beauty and the hope of this world. Thanks for the smile.

  • Thomas J Norbeck
    Thomas J Norbeckalmost 5 years ago

    This will stay with me forever… I’m pleased you liked it… thanks for the view and your smile :-)…

    Tom Norbeck

  • Kelelina
    Kelelinaalmost 5 years ago

    :) Love this Tom… I always wait to see what you come out with next …. Great write about how innocent children are !! :)

  • Thomas J Norbeck
    Thomas J Norbeckalmost 5 years ago

    I’ve been blessed Lately to be able to witness God in the makeing… My life changes a little everytime I come across something like this… I thank you for your comment and of course your smile… :-) …

    Tom Norbeck

  • nurserachet
    nurserachetalmost 5 years ago

    ILove this! I can see it happening. Kids are great.

  • nurserachet,
    Thank you for your comment… Yes ! Kids are great… You were…and your children…
    and your grandchildren… I truly enjoy what they come up with every now and again…
    tom ;-)

    – Thomas J Norbeck

  • skinnyman
    skinnymanalmost 5 years ago

    An innocent act of unconditional sharing…a beautiful thing to happen Tom. Well done for telling us this simple tale with so much of a deeper meaning.

  • skinnyman
    skinnymanalmost 5 years ago

    Congratulations you have been featured

  • I am so pleased to be Featured with your site…it means a great deal to me to please the public. This is truly an honor I will cherish..
    Tom Norbeck

    – Thomas J Norbeck

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