The Box

box with red bow 

You placed it in my hands, adorned with a red bow
only a short clip of time had passed by our window

After pulling out tissue paper of white
I was entranced by the amazing sight

For inside was a lifetime together
and a house to be filled by the love we would gather

The walls stood bare waiting for memories to dress
showing reasons for us feeling truly blessed

The best gift of all, though, I am thrilled to say
was your heart at the bottom, committed to stay

Lauren Scott © 2014
Photo: Google Images

38 thoughts on “The Box

  1. Your words leave me breathless with their softness and beauty! I have missed you my sister! I am glad you are well now…thanks for the blessing tonight! Have a wonderful week ahead! Hugs and blessings Lauren!

    1. Aww…thanks, Wendell, I’ve missed you, too, and finally felt better to read your beautiful writing yesterday…I hope you have a great week, also! Sending hugs, blessings and smiles!

    1. Thanks so much, Cynthia, and yes, commitment is the best gift and probably the most difficult for some, too! Hope you are doing well! I’m taking a break from blogging, but was catching up on replies…take care! Love and hugs to ya, Sis! xo

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