S: SUMMER 2011
FC: Illustrated by Galen Bailey | Daddy's Girl by Rodney D. Swope
1: This is dedicated to Kristin Imani and Taylor Bethany. You have taught me to love beauty in so many ways. You will always be my baby girls. To every father who loves his girl, may Daddy’s Girl remind you of sweet love in your world.
2: When I first saw this angel, I could only smile and stare. The nurse taught the new dad how to wash and brush her baby hair.
3: Daddy's Girl
4: They say she looks like her dad. I was never that cute.
6: She looks so sweet and cuddly in her pink bunny suit.
7: Sweetest Girl
8: It is so sweet the way she says, "Dad-dy." It was the first word she ever said.
10: I love to watch her sleeping like an angel on her bed.
12: Now my love's demanding, "Come on Dad, Let's play!"
13: I have | I've forgotten today's troubles. Daddy's girl just makes my day.
14: I have forgotten all my troubles. This girl makes my day.
15: Best Friends
16: I love the way she hugs me or rests her little head against my chest.
18: Even her tears are precious. My little girl is the best.
20: I miss those ducky slippers and that infectious little laugh.
22: Where did the time go? | She grew up so fast!
24: I miss my baby's kisses. Her rare kiss is just as sweet.
26: Soon she will be a Mrs. and I will take my seat.
28: My girl’s become a lady. She’s off to change the world.
30: In my heart and mind she will always be her daddy’s baby girl.