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Offline Warph

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Mother's Day
« on: May 12, 2013, 12:53:31 pm »

This is in memory of my own dear mother who passed away from
 breast cancer, December 26th in the year 1975.  She is still deeply missed.


In tears we saw you sinking,
And watched you pass away.
Our hearts were almost broken,
We wanted you to stay.
But when we saw you sleeping,
So peaceful, free from pain,
How could we wish you back with us,
To suffer that again.
It broke our hearts to lose you,
But you did not go alone,
For part of us went with you,
The day God took you home.

 

If Roses grow in Heaven,
Lord please pick a bunch for me,
Place them in my Mother's arms
and tell her they're from me.
Tell her I love her and miss her,
and when she turns to smile,
place a kiss upon her cheek
and hold her for awhile.
Because remembering her is easy,
I do it every day,
but there's an ache within my heart
that will never go away.

 

Don't think of her as gone away
Her journey's just begun
Life holds so many facets
This earth is only one
Just think of her as resting
From the sorrows and the tears
In a place of warmth and comfort
Where there are no days and years
Think how she must be wishing
That we could know, today
Now nothing but our sadness
Can really pass away
And think of her as living
In the hearts of those she touched
For nothing loved is ever lost
And she is loved so very much.
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Re: Mother's Day
« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2013, 11:53:37 pm »
That was really really nice...
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Re: Mother's Day
« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2013, 09:57:33 am »
I'm making a copy of that, Warph...Lovely, lovely poem.

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