A poem our friend Kelly sent to us when Amelie-Anne was born. We were sent many but this was one of my favourites. It made me realise that holding her lovingly in my womb made me as much of a mother as holding her in my arms could. I do not know the author of the poem. We had it read at the funeral by a dear friend.
In Flanders Fields - a war poem, written during the First World War by Canadian physician, Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae. He was inspired to write it on May 3, 1915, after presiding over the funeral of friend and fellow soldier Alexis Helmer, who died in the Second Battle of Ypres