Tomb In A Womb
Conceived in a moment of heated passion,
Soon this moment of joy will come crashing.
So small, tiny and frail,
Barely the size of a fingernail.
The next few months they'll see you grow,
Unaware they'll soon be making your tombstone.
A couple closer than ever at what they've created,
A room for you they've just decorated.
A brand new cot with a teddy inside,
The couple embrace with overwhelming pride.
The weeks pass fast with so much to do,
Nerves and excitement getting stronger and its all for you.
Almost the size of a persons hand,
Something isn't quite right, they dont understand.
The machine must be broken, the scan is wrong.
Where is your heartbeat? Its gone.
Sadness and grief control the situation,
How can joy turn so quickly to devastion.
How can you comfort when the news gets worse?
There is nothing we can do, you still have to give birth.
A couples world torn apart,
Elation over from the start.
Every night she has cried,
Knowing her baby is dead inside.
He feels powerless, ther