Donna Nimmo


A Mother's Love


You stumbled, I caught you
Put you on your feet again,
You cried, i wept
For the broken heart,
I could not mend
Every tear you shed,
I also shed for you
All happiness you felt
I could feel too,
So I end this in saying
Having you for a daughter and son,
Has made my life worth while!

Submitted: Tuesday, September 12, 2006
Edited: Tuesday, September 07, 2010

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  • Rohit Sapra (1/1/2014 5:50:00 AM)

    Love of a mother is the purest of all. The ones who have love of a mother are very lucky. (Report) Reply

  • Adeline Foster (12/6/2012 1:49:00 PM)

    Great poem Donna, who could say it better? Read mine - Mother Dear, O Mother Dear -
    Adeline (Report) Reply

  • Chitra - (11/30/2008 12:45:00 AM)

    a poem stashed with unending love and affection of the archangel (Report) Reply

  • Jim Foulk (1/11/2007 11:45:00 AM)

    a wonderful piece of poetry, with lots of love written into every word, that shows that love a mother shares with her kids. (Report) Reply

  • Duncan Wyllie (11/27/2006 1:08:00 PM)

    The hauntingly beautiful 'A Mother's Love' shall be one of the most beautiful writes I have read to date, 'WONDERFUL'
    Love duncan X (Report) Reply

  • Steve Hagget (9/12/2006 2:59:00 PM)

    Indeed, Iagree with Justine - a great expression in this poem of one of the deepest emotions - mother to child, well done
    Steve (Report) Reply

  • R H (9/12/2006 1:08:00 PM)

    The unconditional love of a mother resounds in this piece Donna. Justine (Report) Reply

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