And He answered and said unto them, "I tell you that, if these should hold their peace, the stones would immediately cry out."

Monday, August 10, 2009

Carry on Tuesday # 13

Welcome to Carry on Tuesday
Your prompt for Tuesday August 11th.
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The prompt this week is the opening sentence from The Story of a Marriage by Andrew Sean Greer

We think we know
the ones we love.

Use all or part of it at the start or somewhere within your poem or prose.
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We think We Know
We think we know the ones we love
Like a book upon a shelf,
Until the day your child declares,
"I can do it by myself."


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14 comments:

keithsramblings said...

So sweet! We all have to let go one day.Love it.

Whitesnake said...

Me finks Keeth summed it up!

Bobbie Sandlin said...

SWEET!!!!! Cute and adorable!! Love this!

Missy said...

I like this! My eighteen year old tells me this all the time. You'd think I'd be happy to hear that, but sadness surrounds me at times.

LOL well I am sort of glad he can wait on himself.

aspiemom said...
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aspiemom said...

When you're a new mom, it's kind of a bittersweet moment.

Until they are potty trained. Then the world opens up again.

Stan Ski said...

Independence day comes to us all...

Jeeves said...

Wow.....Just lovely

cyclopseven said...

:) The reality always overlooked by most parents. Nice.

Race said...

yeah we must accept that one day they will not be babies anymore! nice one!

http://my-crossroad.com/2009/08/we-think-we-know-ones-we-love.html

aspiemom said...

Thank you all for stopping by!

gautami tripathy said...

Universal truth!

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gautami tripathy said...

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Maybe I do need that word verification!

aspiemom said...

I did?

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