Treasure Island

Glaedr the poet

(December 1988 / Born in California but my 'Homeland' will always be Missouri)

A Poem for Mothers, and Mine


The love of a mother is beyond compare
One who dearly loves and is always there
From scraped knees
To falls from trees
A mother cares for all
From “I told you so”
To “That’s a no-no! ”
A mother answers the call
Mothers cook, mothers clean, some even work a job
Even with all their strength, a mother still knows how to sob
Mothers should be honored for all they have done
Every day of the year, not just one
There is nothing better than a mother’s love
For her time on this earth thank God above
A mother’s love endures forever
Its unbreakable bonds no on can sever
No matter how much I have grown
My mother’s love is always shown
She has become a mentor and a guide
Within her always I am able to confide
No better payment for her I can find
Then to love her with heart, and with mind
To the one who bore me; I share my emotion
To the one who raised me; Absolute devotion
To this woman I express my joy
You will always be my “mommy” and I your “baby boy”

Submitted: Sunday, May 14, 2006

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  • Adeline Foster (6/7/2011 3:22:00 PM)

    What a lovely tribute to your mother, What can i say? What can I say? I must always applaud anyone who appreciates mother. Read mine: Many a Mother.
    Adeline (Report) Reply

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