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  1. Mother

    • By Tyrene Gibert
    • Published: February 2006
    Children All Grown Up Poem


    She's sitting in a rocking chair.
    She's peeking out the window,
    looking at the children playing, remembering her own....

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    This poem made me cry, which to me, the mark of a good poem is if it evokes a deep feeling. I feel so very sad for this woman, and your words cut to the very core of her feelings of loss,...

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  3. To Watch You, Admire You, Adore You

    Loving Poem About Growing Old Together

    I was a blessed today in a special way
    I was able to be with you all day

    I got to watch you, admire you, adore you and appreciate your smile

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    Wow, what a beautiful poem. To feel that kind of love and then be able to express it in such a way that I actually felt warm inside reading it is amazing. You described your wife in such a...

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  4. Forgotten Mother

    • By Suhaills Rodriguez
    • Published: February 2006
    A Woman Forgotten

    She sits in darkness
    memories serve as her only company
    a life so full of joy
    now ending in lonesome misery....

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    Reading this made me think of my grandma. She passed away in 2005 due to gallbladder cancer. I took care of her at home with help from VNA hospice...while she was alive family didn't bother...

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  6. We'll Take Fall Together

    • By Gary Davis
    • Published: May 2008

    Shall we take Fall together,
    go sifting through the fallen leaves
    and gaze upon the golden hues,
    while waiting for the freeze?...

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    • Rating 4.17
  7. Heaven Sent

    • By Teresa J. Kendall
    • Published: February 2006

    His shoulders are a little slumped now and his back a little bent.
    But to me he looks like he was heaven sent.

    His blue eyes may have glasses to see ...

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  8. Dementia

    • By DORIS BULLARD
    • Published: September 2015
    Poem About The Pain Of Dementia

    Where did you come from,
    you evil one?
    I cannot remember
    that tomorrow has come.

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    • Rating 4.13
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    I lost my husband 6 months ago..my love my life my best friend. We shared a great 35 years but there isn't a day that's not filled with tears. I miss him so much & the nights are so long...I...

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  10. Gift Of Life

    • By Tami Harmel
    • Published: December 2008

    No one knows the gift of life
    until it's seen in another's eyes.
    What's he thinking I ask myself,
    from this disease that he was dealt...

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  11. Ode To The Mythical Mother

    • By Mike Smith
    • Published: May 2011
    Son To Mother Poem

    Ode To The Mythical Mother Owed To The Giver Of Life
    Take deep breaths she said to me.
    Where the three worlds did merge,
    Sky and the magic land across the sea....

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  12. A Lament Of The Aging

    Poem About A Changing Body

    I am old,
    So I've been told
    By magazines and TV commercials
    Portraying perfect complexions,

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    Continuous degeneration occurs in physical bodies of one and all with age. Realization of the fact that you are not alone in facing such issues helps in tolerating the pain. The mention of...

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  13. Silent Day

    • By David Herman
    • Published: September 2008
    A Stillness In My Mind

    Silent Day

    There is stillness in my mind, molecules no longer attract each other.
    I peer inside, the words no longer come to me....

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