Connie Yost

Rookie (5/27/38 / Reed City, Michigan)

Daughter And Mom


She'll take time to listen,
Sometimes her eyes glisten,
When it's time for often heard
Stories or songs.

She'll tenderly hold her,
When long years enfold her,
Attentively taking her into her arms.

She'll calmingly kiss her,
And tell her she'll miss her,
She'll say, 'Mom, I love you'.
And truly she does.

Submitted: Saturday, May 04, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 18, 2013

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Dedicated to my mom, Mable Hoffman Shoemaker

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