Marvin Brato Sr

Bronze Star - 2,900 Points (March 2,1960 / Davao City, Philippines)

A Visitor - Poem by Marvin Brato Sr

One day my mother came
longing to see this old dame
i'm anxious to meet her on the way
vie her love I want to emend the dismay
i had caused her when I got married early
and did not take heed on her advices wholly
my conscience is making me feels embitter
on being the eldest I should have obeyed her
real concern she is showing till today I still get
as being the eldest I am my mother's only pet
great things she taught me to act real human
and show me how to live a life as civilized man
before me now sits my mom as we dine together
raising her eyes often looking at me seems forever
as though time flashes back the day I was a kid
to mom I am the apple of her eyes she can't bid
on her checks I saw teardrops falling when I said' I love you mom! '

Comments about A Visitor by Marvin Brato Sr

  • (6/22/2007 12:17:00 AM)

    Bravo! Still your mom have a special place in your heart.Love this..nice poem (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 15, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, March 12, 2011

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