The Night You Were Born

For never before in story or rhyme
(not even once upon a time)
has the world ever known a you, my friend,
and it never will, not ever again...
-- Nancy Tillman

Yesterday, we were browsing in one of our favorite local independent book sellers and, oh my word! I came across one of the most beautiful books for young children. For me, one of the joys (among many) of having a new baby is having the opportunity to rediscover our old favorites and also discover the new and wonderful books which have been created during the past 7 years...

1 comment:

  1. ohhhh ::sigh:: this is one of my most favorite tearjerkers...my mom got this for W when he was born....it is on a shelf, on display in his bedroom... (which he doesn't sleep in! hehe! we <3 our family bed!)
    love your blog; pleased to meet ya!


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