Alicia Keys on Son Egypt: “I’ve Never Seen a More Beautiful Face”


On Tuesday, Alicia Keys took to her blog to gush about her son Egypt, whom she welcomed Oct. 14 with husband Swizz Beatz:

"I'm most enamored with anatomy at this point," she wrote. "The miracle of the human body. The ability to create all these small amazing machines of veins, capillaries, digestive systems, eyes, ears and noses. I can spend HOURS looking at one little EAR! Have u ever noticed how complex just an ear is? A tiny maze of art. It may sound silly but it's so true. Or a heartbeat? Everyday we wake up and in some way, take for granted the fact that this beautiful pulsating organ in our body is the reason, and yet now that's all I can think of…

"And breath; invisible as it may be, how necessary! "Ain't it true that things we really can't see are of the greatest importance? "I've never seen a more beautiful face in my LIFE! The most perfect eyes and beautiful nose, the sweetest lips and skin so soft and kissable! Never have I felt such disbelief, such awe, humility, godliness, such strength, power and possibility.

"I've never believed in greatness and the never ending Higher Power more than now! "And I can't believe he's mine!"

Before signing off, she wrote: "Oooh! I feel a song coming on…"

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