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Every night after Little Edison is asleep; I will sit on his bed and watch him sleep in the dark. I love the peacefulness of a sleeping child. So quiet and natural. Sometimes, I will cover him with my blanket, snuggle next to him and we go to sleep together.

I will scruff up his hair, touch his soft and chubby cheeks, kiss his fingers, smell his hair and whisper “Mommy loves you” in his ears. But of course, I don’t want to wake him up. I just sit, watch and admire him. It’s certainly one of the most beautiful moments of being a mother.

No matter how bad is my day, just a short moment of watching him sleep instantly brings me into a new perspective – refreshed and recharged. I will cherish every moment with Little Edison while he is still young. He is such a bright and loving boy, I’m so blessed to have him in my life.

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3Comments

  1. Irene says:

    I love to do that too! And I’ve just developed a peculiar habit of sniffing his yucky sweaty smell =p

    • Emily says:

      Hi Irene,
      Tell me about it! I love that ‘yucky’ smell too. And it’s addictive, I tell ya.. haha!

  2. Irene says:

    Phew! I dun feel so much of a weirdo now hehe!

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