A lovely poem by Kim about kindness and compassion and our ability to make a difference.
Beyond the facade
by Kimberly Laettner – Peace, Love and Patchouli
You must have been a beautiful baby
the song plays quietly in the background of my mind
I hum along and wonder,
well, aren’t they all when you think about it?
When it comes down to a heart beating
and the miracle of cells dividing
creating something so unique,
and why is it only
babies that can be beautiful
for when we see the dirty unkempt homeless man
or the woman with the missing limb,
what changes in the mind to see…
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