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Counting my blessings
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As a little sideline I make personalised poem cards for various occasions - new babies, Christenings, 1st Easter, 1st Xmas etc - and this year I decided to branch out and make a Christmas remembrance poem for families who have lost a baby or small child.
I had no idea how truly heart-breaking it would be reading the little messages the families sent to be added to the bottom of the card - nor just how many of them there would be.
I have had a pretty lousy year - but I have my own two little babies sleeping safely in their cots tonight, and there are no words to express how truly blessed I feel when I think of those poor families. So kiss your makers and keepers tonight, and your own little angels, and be thankful for them xxx God bless you all for 2013 xxxx
Caroline Stratfull
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#2
I have always found this interesting

If you lose a wife you are a widower
If you lose a husband you are widow
If you lose your parents you are an orphan
but there is no name given if you have lost a child

My mother said is was because it so painful that no none ever gave it a name


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how very true Andama, having lost two, one at 3 months and one at 5 months,
and then a hysterctomy, I can equate to that.
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I'm so sorry for anyone who has lost a child or children..............
No, there isn't a word as there is none so powerful enough.................
Jayne xx
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So true Andama, and Threads I'm so sorry for your losses xx
Caroline Stratfull
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