Poetry

Gratitude

“Being yours.
That was the best thing
to ever happen to me.”

Gratitude is within every beat of my heart. It is written upon every bone in my body. It flows through my veins. I was given a chance to live through hell. I was asked to become someone’s life. Someone’s future. A wife. And I was granted the chance to become a mother. Having a family of my own was my gift. A miracle. One of the best accomplishments of my life. I can only hope that I fulfill those roles to the best of my ability. I can only hope I do it well.

© Sarah Doughty

Thank you for choosing me.

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11 thoughts on “Gratitude”

  1. Sometimes we forget to be grateful for the simpler, but most important stuff. I liked how you managed to convey gratitude and the uncertainty that comes along with such important roles.
    Thank you for your post. Lovely.

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