Treasure Island

YAKUBU GIWA

(May 18,1974. / Lagos)

I Pray For You


Mother
What can I say?
I thank my God everyday
I pray for you all the day
Mother
How will I pray?
For all your love and all your pains
Mother
What can I do?
To show how much I really love you
Mother
Where will I find?
The perfect word to describe your kindness
Mother
You are indeed a role model
Which truly are?
I don’t think He made anyone as kind as you are
Mother

Submitted: Saturday, February 01, 2014
Edited: Saturday, February 01, 2014

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