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Papa and His Princess

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Papa and His Princess

She twirls round and round,
In her yellow princess gown,
Her eyes all aglow with delight.
On her head sits a crown,
Plastic jewels all around,
A charming, adorable sight.

"Papa, dance!", she demands,
And he gladly takes her hands,
Twirling her around the floor.
Her laughter resounds,
And her joy knows no bounds,
As she cries out, "More, Papa, more!"

He tosses her high,
Bringing squeals and a cry,
As he catches her in his strong arms.
She smiles into his eyes,
Her love not disguised,
And he marvels at her innocent charm.

The little princess, now danced out,
Is fast asleep on the couch,
Dreaming of tea parties and such.
Without making a peep,
Her Papa watches her sleep.
He loves his little princess so much.

Written about my 2 yr old cousin Olivia and her Grandpa (Papa) Porter.

For PD's Any poem #5 contest

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  1. Date: 12/30/2013 2:34:00 PM
    I hope you read this to the little dear? I could see it all! Light & Love

  1. Date: 12/28/2013 7:47:00 AM
    lovely poemKim...congrats on your win

  1. Date: 12/28/2013 6:55:00 AM
    Enjoyed the poem and congrats on the win,Kim

  1. Date: 12/27/2013 1:47:00 AM
    Kim.. CONGRATULATIONS -thank you for supporting my contest. Wishing you the best when it comes to Health and Happiness, this coming New Year! xox..Linda

  1. Date: 10/28/2013 4:50:00 PM
    this is so lovely and touching! very beautifully done...

  1. Date: 10/28/2013 1:52:00 PM
    - No one can resist the beautiful, sweet, little princesses! - A lovely poem Kim!! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 10/28/2013 1:20:00 PM
    Very cute and sweet poem you've penned; good job and kudos :)