The Hand Holders
A Tribute to Childcare Providers
There is no job more important than ours,
anywhere else in the land.
We are the keepers of the future;
we hold the smallest hands.
Into our care we are trusted
to nurture and care for the young,
and for all of our everyday
our talents and skills go unsung.
We wipe tears
from the eyes of the injured.
We rock babies brand new in our
We encourage the shy and unsure child.
We make sure
they are safe from all harm.
We foster the bonds of
letting no child go away mad.
We respect and
we honor their emotions.
We give hugs to each child when
We have more impact than does a professor,
a child's mind is molded by four,
so whatever we lay on the
is whatever that child will explore.
child the tools for adventure,
let them be artists and writers
let them fly in the wind and dance on the stars
and build castles of sand on the shore.
It is true that we
don't make much money
and we don't get a whole lot of praise,
but when one small child says, "I Love You,"
we're reminded of
how this job pays.
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