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As Flowers Crumble Collaboration with Silent One

Lullabies through tear filled eyes
It's truly, love at first sight
The bond is forged and galvanized
To hold forever tight

Each time you needed a hand
She always had one free
From then on, when in demand
As soft as she needed to be

No sacrifice was too great
A patient answer to every, "why?"
That look when you came home late
When you didn't come home, she'd cry

As flowers begin to crumble
your eyes look tired and hands so frail
Breaks my heart to see you stumble
as tears fall with your skin so pale

No one can ever take your place
nor replace your angelic love 
Your life is full of prestige grace
precious beauty like a white dove

Mum's sweet words flow like a fountain
such wisdom will always live on
Her love conquers the highest mountain
fills me with pride to be her son




    July 4 2017 
 Collaboration By Daniel Turner and Silent One

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017




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Date: 3/19/2019 4:44:00 AM
A wonderful poem for your mother. You honored love and your mother. Thank you for sharing.
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Date: 8/24/2017 4:18:00 PM
Poignant and heartwarming. A beautiful collaborative piece that celebrates and honours a mother's love with graceful beauty. Wonderful writing, an inspiring read:) a fave
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Date: 7/29/2017 10:39:00 AM
Well said Daniel. Any mother would be glad to hear this. Good luck to both of you,
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Date: 7/25/2017 4:50:00 AM
Hello Danny, This is truly a most heartfelt and wonderful collaboration between you and Silent One. This one's really a palpable rhyme and pulls at one heart strings and emotions. Very Well-Done and A FAVE!! Best Always, Gary
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Date: 7/15/2017 5:53:00 PM
Hi Daniel, as a daughter and as a mother I thank you for this beautiful poem.
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Daniel Turner
Date: 7/15/2017 5:59:00 PM
Thank you Susan. My good friend S1 wrote half and it was his idea. It was an honor for me to write with him. We both thank you:)
Date: 7/15/2017 10:57:00 AM
Beautiful collaboration my friend
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Daniel Turner
Date: 7/15/2017 11:44:00 AM
I agree. I think we got our words to match our feelings. I was and still am pleased. Thank you for the opportunity to mix ink my friend:)
Date: 7/12/2017 9:27:00 AM
Excellent and profound. You have that unique skill of beating the peak. This is a wonderful stuff, always beating our expectation. Can wait to jump to your next page.
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Date: 7/7/2017 9:20:00 AM
This brought tears to my eyes. A beautiful and touching write. What a wonderful job Guys. Congratulations on another amazing write. I so loved reading it, I read it twice. : ) Another favorite for me.
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Date: 7/6/2017 7:17:00 PM
Hi Daniel, this is one beautiful poem by two beautiful poets, being a mum myself I felt it in my heart, and in fact I am going to read it to my 99 year old mother, she turns 100 in a few months and still with it, thank you for sharing this masterpiece with us, you make a brilliant team, take care my friend........Vera
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Date: 7/6/2017 1:40:00 PM
Certainly it is a hymn to mother and to the glorification of her love! Congratulations to both: Daniel and SO, SO and Daniel!
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Date: 7/6/2017 12:23:00 PM
in praise of maternal devotion so well quilled by the both of you, daniel and S.O.. such a feeling poem!..huggs
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Date: 7/6/2017 12:14:00 PM
Very sad and nostalgic. The kind of poem that all people can relate to so well, Danny. GREAT job you guys did together as writing partners.
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Date: 7/6/2017 11:52:00 AM
- All mothers will love this collaboration poem, great work from you two :) - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
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Date: 7/6/2017 11:34:00 AM
A beautiful sad piece. An excellent collaboration gentlemen. Thanks for your visit Daniel.
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Date: 7/6/2017 11:11:00 AM
Beautiful poem, you two... And a wonderful tribute.
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Date: 7/6/2017 10:23:00 AM
Wonderful you two!
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Date: 7/6/2017 10:21:00 AM
A beautiful and heartfelt collaboration Daniel and Silent one..best wishes
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Date: 7/6/2017 9:46:00 AM
A beautiful collaboration! Love how you made it about "Mom" <3
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Date: 7/5/2017 4:54:00 PM
Gorgeous collab poem, Daniel and SO. Seamless blend of two voices speaking w/one love. I can relate because this struck an emotional chord in me. My mother dies four years ago, still seems like yesterday sometimes. Beautiful poem, gentlemen. Love always.
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Date: 7/5/2017 3:47:00 PM
Great Poem. I loved the voices twain. Cheers!
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Date: 7/5/2017 11:55:00 AM
Nothing so tender as a mothers love, great work you two, thanks...
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Date: 7/5/2017 10:31:00 AM
Great collab from two special poets, I knew this had to be good! My mother has been a rock for me through the years, and I feel every word of this rich tribute poem, great work guys!
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Date: 7/4/2017 8:24:00 PM
Precious and poignant tribute to your mother, Daniel..with Silent One, as well! Loved this one! :)
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Date: 7/4/2017 8:16:00 PM
This warms the heart with such heart-filled words to honor motherhood. Two fine poets have blended ink in an endearing poem.
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Date: 7/4/2017 6:35:00 PM
I bow to your motherly verse...masterful collab my dear friends...there is no greater love...than a mother's love...god bless...^WW^
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