I carried you. From an invisible dot to the tiny baby you became, I carried you. I carried you inside me and I carried you in my heart.
And then, there you were – outside of me and into my arms. Then I began to carry not just you, but the enormous weight of responsibility, love and exhaustion. I feared sometimes I might collapse under its heaviness and occasionally, I did. But then I got back up and I carried you all once again.