Daleen Enslinstrydom

Rookie - 21 Points (25-02-1967 / Springs, South Africa)

A Mother’s Work Is Never Done [1]


In the basin the old wrinkled hands are quiet for a while
and her head is bowed in reverence
while a tear runs down her face
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  • Gold Star - 20,059 Points Gajanan Mishra (5/10/2013 4:00:00 AM)

    mother/grandmother- pillar of a family, good poem, thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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