A Mothers Poem

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Humor  |  House: Booksie Classic

A poem.

I held you in my arms for the first time,


and stroked your tiny cheek as you looked up at me,


I knew then, as you let out a sneeze,


that I already loved you completely.


I was afraid to bring you home,


afraid I'd do something wrong,


But I promised you that I'd try my best,


and you'd grow up big and strong.


I watched you all day and night,


too afraid to let my eyes stray,


but as I watched you peacefully sleep,


I knew it would all be okay.


Now you're grown, and I am so proud,


And I'm not afraid to share it,


My love for you will never end,


my sweet and loving ferret.

 


Submitted: September 25, 2016

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Bedea8

I love your poem! It makes me feel like I can see through my mom thoughts. Thank yoi for letting me feel this.

Sun, September 25th, 2016 4:46pm

Bruvton

That twist ending tho

Sun, September 25th, 2016 5:35pm

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^^ So unexpected.

Sun, September 25th, 2016 11:26am

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