How Many Kisses


How many dinners

has she prepared

how many toys broken

has she repaired


How many washings

of our dirty clothes

how many patches

sewn over worn holes


How many hurts

soothed by her loving care

how many heartaches

kindly repaired


How many kisses

has she given to soothe

how many hugs

to fend off the blues


How many kind words

has she given away

how much good counsel

given out in a day


How does it happen

a mother always knows

how is it Love is

what she always bestows.





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Binte Afroz

Mon 13th May 2019 11:43

Beautiful depiction of mother's love! Thanks for sharing.


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Martin Elder

Sun 12th May 2019 22:53

I am quite sure all mothers would love this just as much as all children would like to extol these words to their mothers . Nicely said

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Jason Bayliss

Sun 12th May 2019 18:41

That, my friend, is beautiful.


mona s

Sun 12th May 2019 17:00

Beautiful homage to motherhood.. Loved it..

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keith jeffries

Sun 12th May 2019 15:45


You paint the picture of the ideal mother and do so in a well constructed poem.


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