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The Reading Mother

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I had a mother who read to me
Sagas of pirates who scoured the sea.
Cutlasses clenched in their yellow teeth;
'Blackbirds' stowed in the hold beneath.

I had a Mother who read me lays
Of ancient and gallant and golden days;
Stories of Marmion and Ivanhoe,
Which every boy has a right to know.

I had a Mother who read me tales
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Saturday, February 21, 2015
Topic(s) of this poem: mother
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Gangadharan Nair Pulingat 21 February 2015

A good mother who reads her son a wonderful imagination and likes.

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