Every year, 26,000 babies are stillborn in America. In 2003, one of them was my son.

Saturday, October 16, 2010

A Leave Taking*

I, who never kissed your head,
Lay these ashes in their bed;
That which I could do have done.
Now farewell, my newborn son.
     - by Yvor Winters
 *Found on the website MoreShortPoems.

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