Daughter Poems

Poems for and about Daughters

In many traditional cultures, fathers and mothers would pray for a boy who would be able to help in the field. In these cultures, the value of daughter was not understood. A father has a special relationship with his daughter as she will judge all men by his standard. A mother's task is to show her daughter the complex task of growing into a woman. We no longer live in an agricultural society and woman are free to accomplish intellectually and occupationally what they couldn't in the past. A daughter may one day play the role of mother and wife. Raising a daughter is an infinite gift.

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  1. In Your Heart

    • By Thomas S. Carver
    • Published: February 2006
    We're Together Though We're Apart

    He was so proud of his little girl
    It was her very first day of school
    He walked with her to school that day
    And she held his hand all the way...

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  3. An Angel Left Her Wings

    • By Tina M. Marascia
    • Published: February 2006

    I have this little angel. For me she left her wings.
    She has no idea how much happiness she truly brings.
    She brightens up my days with her smiles and her laughs.
    She helps me to remember all the blessings that I have....

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    • Rating 4.62
  4. Last Chance

    • By Meshia M. Davidson
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem From Daughter to Father

    You walked out on us
    And never said goodbye
    In fifteen years you haven't called
    Not even to say Hi...

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    • Rating 4.51
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  6. As I Watch You Grow

    • By Kay Theese
    • Published: February 2006

    Do you know how much you mean to me?
    As you grow into what you will be.
    You came from within, from just beneath my heart.
    It's there you'll always be, though your own life will now start....

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  7. Who Is She?

    • By Kyle J. Underwood
    • Published: February 2006
    Ode To Daughter

    She's a soft cool rain on a hot summer's day.
    She makes me laugh with the funny things she has to say.

    She's the beat of my heart, and the air that I breathe....

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  8. A Special Love Between Us

    Can't Have More Children

    I was only 18 at the time and didn't know what to do
    I actually had no clue.
    But we decided that we wanted to see you.
    As time went by and you grew inside of me...

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  10. A Daughter With Wings

    • By Angela Gonzales
    • Published: August 2011

    She brightens up my days from morning till night
    her smiles and laughter has such a beautiful light.

    She's sweet and kind to all that she knows, ...

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    • Votes 188
    • Rating 4.47
  11. To My 2 Year Old Little Girl Fighting Cancer

    • By David Austin
    • Published: March 2014

    Being a father
    Is unlike anything else
    It makes you happier
    Than life itself...

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  12. A Daughter Is Born

    • By Judith A. Drew
    • Published: February 2006
    Advice For Raising A Daughter

    Encircle your child with love
    Offer your hand to guide her
    Shower her with tenderness
    Shelter away her fears

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  13. Love For My Daughters

    • By Debra L. Cash
    • Published: February 2006

    My beautiful daughters, I was blessed with two of you...
    You will never know how proud I am of all the things you do.

    You came into my world, so tiny and so small......

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    • Votes 4379
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