Yesterday’s baby….Tomorrow’s Leading Man.

It’s the 4th of March

Yesterday’s boy

Is ten years today

Oh, how time flies.

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I remember when I found out

That I was pregnant

I hated myself

I blamed God.

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Why would he allow this?

We ‘re just barely getting by

And now another child

Lord, you must be messing with my mind.

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No! I am not ready,

Can’t bear the pain all over again

I’ll  rather stay with one

But He had better plans.

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Unlike the previous pregnancy

He was mild a little

I told myself, “This will be stress -free

So I walked into the Hospital.

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Excuse me, I’m ready

Can we get this over with

With a little anaesthetic

I watched as the doctor

Cut me again from below.

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Behold my little boy

looking so radiant and bright.

The Mini-me they say,

But with a mind of his own.

 

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With great determination and enthusiasm watching his parents perform on stage. 2014@ Bogobiri.

 

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We named him Wonderful

That’s what he’s been

My pride and joy

Wonderfully and fearfully made.

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My Personal P.A

Mr drummer extraordinaire

Yesterday’s baby

Tomorrow’s valiant Man.

Happy 10th birthday to my great son Wonderful Adekolajo Oluwasetire Adeyemi.

 

wonderful at 10
Early this morning, with His million-dollar pose!

 

OBA 2016@Thekingsoracle. All rights reserved.

13 Comments Add yours

  1. simpledimple says:

    Wow! What a beautiful post! The pains of yesterday has eased off and today has become a bundle of joy and pride. Motherhood – A woman’s pain and gain! Happy 10th birthday to your personal P. A, to yesterday’s baby who has turned into – your cute Boy, Wonderful! May God continue to uphold Adekolajo and make him a shinning star among his peers. God bless your home, Dear Oba! Love and hugs from me!

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    1. kingsoracle says:

      Thank you so so much! Amen and Amen.

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  2. gloverdeb says:

    It must be awesome being a mother. Wishing him all the best and of course may he remain as Wonderful as ever.

    Please deliver our message to him.

    Good night.

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    1. kingsoracle says:

      Thanks dearie, I sure will. Do have a pleasant night rest too. *kisses*

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  3. oneta hayes says:

    Such a darling and handsome fellow. Congratulations on your achievement with him and with you poem.

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    1. kingsoracle says:

      Thanks Oneta! It’s always a pleasure hearing from you. Thanks for stopping by.

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  4. Hmm! What a piece. Oh sorry, been blown away. Now back to the main character here, Adekolajo, many happy returns! You will continually increase in wisdom, in stature, in favour with God and Man. Have fun!

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    1. kingsoracle says:

      Amen ! Thanks Sonnie,always a pleasure hearing from you. How are you doing? Enjoy a blissful weekend.

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      1. I’m doing great and awesome, thanks!

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      2. kingsoracle says:

        thumbs up bro,and warm regards to your beautiful family.

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  5. What a lovely post. God knows what we need when he’s planning for us. He does look like you, I must say so. Congratulations big boy. Mummy’s PA.

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