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In laws

her own family
till death or eternity
home came the new bride

unsure and alone
mom-in-law takes a strong stand
history repeats

By-Tahera Mannan
For Dr. Ram's contest

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  1. Date: 6/8/2011 9:43:00 PM

    Tahera, the best poems are the ones that are short and leave the readers thinking... this is one of them. Congratulations on the win.

  1. Date: 6/8/2011 7:57:00 PM

    Tahera, good to see your poem honored near the top. Agape, Moses

  1. Date: 6/8/2011 10:10:00 AM

    Congratulations on your win in Dr. Ram's contest Tahera. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 6/7/2011 11:54:00 AM

    Many congrats, Tahera : )

  1. Date: 6/7/2011 5:41:00 AM

    Superb senryu Tahera , congratulations on your win. Anne

  1. Date: 6/6/2011 8:45:00 PM

    Congratulations on your win with this well written senryu set, Tahera!

  1. Date: 6/6/2011 8:30:00 PM

    sad state of affairs some parents never let their kids grow up! Congrad's on your big win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 6/6/2011 3:35:00 PM

    yo yo way to go Tahera my friend on a fabulous second place win in the contest with this super cool write luv.. oh so grand..

  1. Date: 6/6/2011 3:05:00 PM

    And the cycle continues, doesn't it? Witty write and glad u won with this one! Congrats, Tahera! Gwendolen

  1. Date: 6/6/2011 2:51:00 PM

    Congratulations on the second place win in my contest, Tahera

  1. Date: 5/21/2011 3:36:00 PM

    Yes, and sometimes someone breaks the pattern. But history often repeats! Nice one, Tahera.

  1. Date: 5/21/2011 6:28:00 AM

    Thanks for the entry, Tahera

  1. Date: 5/20/2011 11:12:00 PM

    * “Quite Interesting Opening Stanza * 'Till Death or Eternity' * Yet I Do See It Now * Dear Gifted & Beautiful Tahera. * Tis Now The Second Verse More Abstract Unto My Eyes * Smile * But Somehow I Find It All Very Lovely * Must Be Because It Was Brushed By Your Beauty * A Soft & Sweeet Poetess. * And I Love The Fact That Mom Is Standing Tall * Hugs & Kisses * Kisses & Hugs * Always & Forever * Sarah” *

  1. Date: 5/20/2011 10:25:00 PM

    I hope your mother-in-law treats you well, Tahera. Wishing you success in Dr. Ram's contest! I have been wondering about your surgery. Have you had it yet? You're in my prayers. I've been having health problems too. Take care, sweetie. Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 5/20/2011 10:07:00 PM

    can see the flow Tahera with generation after generation repeating same .. good luck in the contest with this poignant write my friend.. luv..