published: 2016-03-29 16:35:00, updated: 2016-03-29 16:36:34
the limelight of a (new) life

Staggering first steps into a new world,

The feet small, with toes that curled;

Like puffed cotton, soft to the touch,

Cheeks that flushed as roses much;

Encouraging glances, within eyesight;

The centre of a vivid life in limelight.