Adopted - Twice - Over !

Stella Mitchell By Stella Mitchell, 9th Dec 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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this really was my experience - I really was adopted twice over ! Read more to find out how and why .

When - I - Was - A - Child -

When I was a child - I thought like a child -
But I was very - extreme -
Because - I was adopted at the age of seven -
My name was changed - my whole life
Was - radically changed - I had to
Mind my - P's and Q's - now .
I was taught elocution - such as -
Betty Botter bought some butter .....all
To make her - bitter - batter - better !
To help me speak - ' Proper ' - and -
On top of that - I was just like the little girl -
Who had a little curl - right in the middle of her forehead -
'Cos - when I was good - ' Butter ' - even the very best
That Betty had to offer - wouldn't have melted in my mouth -
But - When I was - Bad - I was more than just ' Horrid ' -
I was - Awful ! -


God had HIS hand on my - muddled - life - and He rescued
Me from a deep - dark - pit .
He cleaned me up ....
And - He - Adopted Me - into His Family .
So - I am twice adopted -
And I am - His .

There are a lot of things that I could have done better in my life - but - the greatest thing
that has ever happened to me is - knowing that I belong to my Heavenly Father - and He will always take care of me .

God bless you all today - and always .


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When you read my poems - you will read my heart - which will always point you to Him.

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author avatar Terry Trainor
11th Dec 2012 (#)

How very sad

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author avatar Stella Mitchell
11th Dec 2012 (#)

What is sad Terry ? At least it has a happier ending , and perhaps that's why God has given me a heart towards the broken and rejected people , because I've been there . A big God bless you today . love Stella

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author avatar R.Mathew
13th Dec 2012 (#)

"knowing that I belong to my Heavenly Father" A line that touched me. Keep up the good work - R

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author avatar Stella Mitchell
13th Dec 2012 (#)

I am glad it touched you R. He loves and cares for you too.
God bless you

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author avatar Retired
6th Mar 2013 (#)

Thanks for sharing this childhood memory. I am glad that all is working out for you now.

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author avatar Stella Mitchell
7th Mar 2013 (#)

Life is full of unusual twists and turns , but I am glad God found me in the midst of my turning points .
God bless you

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