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  • His breathing starts to slow

    I press my body against his back

    he sighs and settles in

    I caress his face with gentleness

    he whispers, 'I love you'

    my heart replies, 'I love you, too'

    he slips away into his dreams

    I cradle him with tenderness

    I listen to his breathing

    a sigh of comfort in each breath

    I dare to dream
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