Mirror

Mirror short poem

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I look into this mirror.
What do I see?
Is this a true reflection of me?
Am I someone I recognize?
Am I the right height and size?
Where did I come from I often wonder?
I have sat many times and this I ponder.

Did I come from the sea?
Was I born under a tree?
Did I fall from the sky?
Then why can’t I fly?
Many questions I have where, when, why?

Then one day I asked my mom.
Where did I come from?
She said, “I am your mother and you have your dad too.”
“The love we have for each other created you.”
She said, “We come from heaven above.
God created us through his love.”
The next time I looked into the mirror I did see.
A little of my mom and a little of my dad in me.

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Andrea Counts

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I am 44 years old and my spouse is Darrell Counts, we met when we were in High School and started dating when I was 16 and he was 19. We were married when I was 18 and he was 22. We have some great times and some very sad times, but with the help of our savior Jesus Christ we are getting through. I have bee attending college for several years now, I have an Associates Degree in Business Administration w/c in Computer Information Systems. I currently attend Everest University working toward a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Programming and I am currently looking for work. My hobbies are writing Christian Poetry (I have one book published "Walkng in God's Love" and another book finished; but not published yet. I enjoy reading a good Christian novel and watching Christian based movies like Courageous, the Grace Card. I love bowling and going out to a good movie with the hubby or friends. My main goal in life is to serve my Savior to the best of my ability and to make a difference in everything I do for his glory, not mine!
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Lee
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Very nice little short poem that I need to reflect on.

Kathie
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Good short poem Andrea I enjoyed it.

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