His cupcake cradled close to his nose; the boundary of childhood vision,
Spellbound, his tender morsel poised in indecision.
Some sprinkles scatter on the china plate below his ample treasure --
He's smitten, fairly rapturous, enthused beyond all measure...
Quite suddenly, his razor teeth have ravaged it with lust
And his eyes ping out like lollipops to find the texture dust.
My humble explanation, that now and then our lives unfold --
All part of being little and learning to grow old...
Where all appears perfection, the icing primped and preened,
Beneath the polished skin all isn't always as it seemed...
So I treasure this, the wonderment, the childish expectation,
The boyish contours of his skin all sprung with new elation.
Yes that moment when he thought that he was perched upon the brim
Of cupcake heaven is the way I'll always cherish him...
Three times the beauty, Sue. The shot, the boy, and the poem.
'Tis delightful, Sue!
He is indeed one happy little fellow here.... It's all right there in his eyes
Your words are so fitting and true. Childish wonderment ... when the most important things in life are as simple as a cupcake! =)
It's wonderful to find this delightful new posting from you, dearest friend.
I hope you and your beautiful family are all doing well. You're thought of every day.
Warmest wishes from Georgia,
She is alive the words only go to prove it i can rest easy she is alive and well. my xmas has come and we get a cupcake and to treasure a poem. my flowers is going to look very dull. steve
My goodness, I could never wish for better friends than you dear people here on Panoramio ,you are a tonic for the soul - I send a cyber space Christmas season hug to you all! My thanks and very best wishes to you, not1word, Mary Alice and Steve .
You all left such lovely messages!
Hiya Sue! I'm with steve on this one.
Hi Susan @llen Its been a long time since I heard from you.I like the look of the cake I could eat it my self.I will take this oppotunity to wish you a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New year to you and all your Family.Best wishes Alan
Sue What a beautiful boy and a mighty yummie cup cake....Isn't it fun to make a child's face light up withthese yummie treats. I so enjoy doing that for our 3 grandaughters. All along in your gallery or someone's page, I've seen photos of your children, and so beautiful each one. My 2 sons are grown and they have given me 3 special young ladies that make my heart sing!! enjoy your young family for they do grow up and then are gone. Luckily mine have remained close by, I'am so thankful for that everyday....
Was good to see you in my part of the world in my gallery a few days ago. Gotta run, I'am working on a birthday cake right now for my youngest son for Friday the 18th!!!! Having a ball!!
Warm regards/ Sarah
First new upload in more than two months! Welcome back on Pano, Sue! My kids forget everything around them when they are enjoying a piece of cake like this one. They are all alike, all over the world.
KAIKS! EYE WANT KAIK!
I'm afraid I'd ignore the young man's handsomeness and steal his cake.
Saaaay, Susan: A tonic for the soul? I think you should message me on that other site and tell me about everything; tell me all things great and small.
Hi Sue so good to see you back on Pano...great shot of your little boy and a wonderful poem to go with it... ;)
How did things go with your book...will you please tell us...as would love to know ;)
Have a good Christmas ok and hope you and all your family are well and happy...
May 2010 be an excellent year ;) all the best from Sandy ;)
Oh SO nice photo! Happy Holidays to you all :)
Season's greetings from Finland, Ippa
I'm with someGuy on this one, Sue.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!!
Hi Sue ! Well as everyone else has noted - what a great shot of your little cupcake! Hope you and they all enjoyed a great Christmas!
Oh I am dribbling :D A wonderful shot of your pride 'n' joy Sue I have been promising Freddie all summer to make some cuppies and have I, er no (what a bad mother I am)! As for the poem, well what can I say you truely are Ace as Freddie would say :)
Hermosas tus fotos. saludos desde San Rafael Mendoza - Republica Argentina. LIKE.. feliz Navidad mejor años 2011.-
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