Adewale Ajakanri

Rookie - 122 Points (Lagos, Nigeria)

Live On Mothers


There's magic in a Mother's touch,
and sunshine in her smile.
There's love in everything she does
to make our lives worthwhile.
We can find both hope and courage
Just by looking in her eyes.
Her laughter is a source of joy,
her works are warm and wise.
There is a kindness and compassion
to be found in her embrace,
and we see the light of heaven
shining from a Mother's face.
You live on in our heart mother...

Submitted: Thursday, August 07, 2014

Topic of this poem: Death


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To all lost mothers...

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