this is one that i think everyone can releate to somehow it's about the NICU or Neo Natel Intensive Care Unit. Which is more or less a hospital for premature babies. this poem "Lil Hands" is for EVERYONE who knows someone in, used to be in, or was in the NICU themselves
An Idea thought, now a mission to life brought, the goal sought to save lives fought of the smallest of hands do capture the most hearts.
to give, in our nature is it not?
Thirty-six hours, deprived of sleep yes,
THOU SHALL NOT REST
until every last
feels breath fill their breast!!!
A stranger's story past
(though amungst family the tears are cast.)
Records shattered and expectations bettered now countless
Yes, their moment is shourded with heartbreaking uncertenty.
The warmth of a Province's touch they snuggle and the struggle they face, but for a milisecond fleeting is forgotten.
The cries from the smallest of
evokes tears upon our eyes, and yet an idea thought, now for two decades is a mission to life brought yes, time elapsed, though the goal sought hath yet to change to save a life of lives fought...
Through this money pledged and gift recieved all the
to stand, to live, to see, to breathe, to dream
a chance they have
March 22, 2012