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A Mother

God above has given us this special gift.
A mother who keeps us from going a drift.

The sound of her voice can take away our fears.
A mother is also the one that hears our tears.

She seems to have that gift to calm and heal.
A mother really does know how you feel.

Sometimes it is hard to hold on to life’s rope.
A mother teaches you how to cope.

She tells you to get on your knees every day.
A mother teaches you how to pray.

Her words are with us when we are apart.
A mother loves with a tender heart.

I hold you dear and you have that heavenly touch.
I just want you to know I love you very much.

Edward J. Ebbs - Mother's Day, 2004

Copyright © | Year Posted 2011

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Date: 9/23/2014 12:05:00 AM
Absolutely amazing.
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Date: 6/14/2012 9:04:00 PM
ED, congrats with your featured poem of the week.. Good night~PD
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Edward Ebbs
Date: 6/16/2012 4:08:00 PM
Thanks kiddo, Life has been so busy lately and I have been missing in action. I need to start writing needs to come up for air so they do not drown! Smiles for you :)
Date: 10/15/2011 8:24:00 PM
Very Beautiful. Enjoyed reading . God Bless
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