Beth Nynas Abbate

(Vacaville, CA, USA)

Will She Wish For More - Poem by Beth Nynas Abbate

Her face and hands reflect the calluses and lines
She is everything a women is and everything
a women shouldn't have to be.
She has worked the earth as a man has.
She has bore his children as a man can't.
She will sacrifice everything for the love of both
Place no conditions on either
But in the dead of night, she does pray...

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  • (6/7/2008 8:26:00 AM)

    You have done a magnificent job of conveyiing that acute sense of yearning! Poignant indeed. Excellent composition. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003

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