One and a half.
I thought to myself...
A beautiful being I did not know I could
It was my senior year in high school.
Yes I remember well, all the
When I walked on stage to receive my diploma
My brothers, they saw me as a
It was the beginning of our life
I needed to get home to
What was I to do next?
Yes, I was foolish to not think of the outcomes of my decisions.
So clueless, I did not know what to do with this positive pregnancy test.
I made a turn at the wrong time, it turned into a collision.
I needed to rearrange myself, to become my very best, I was blessed.
I was never afraid of change, it is all part of life.
I wanted to be a role model for my brothers, show them it was just a segment
They needed to see their big sister try more than twice
to learn that even though I hobbled because I was pregnant
Life is beautiful and something to always congratulate and rejoice about
I expect more from myself now, for my baby girl to come into this world, new
There was no doubt
That me, one and a half, would become two
And she is my life, my daughter, for her life I try, I'm proud
I walk head up, because of her,
I want to be the best I can be
Thank you my darling for inspiring me
To finish school and finish my career
For you I will