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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    I just found this poem. Then I read your reply and my heart just hurt. My daughter is getting married this October. We lost a great man: my husband and her dad. He died very suddenly on...

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  3. See What I See

    Encouragement For Daughter

    If you could see what I see when I look at you,
    You'd definitely love you, too.
    You would hold your head up high,
    For you possess beauty that no one can deny.

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  4. 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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    Dear Kerry,
    My heart aches for you and the pain you have endured.
    It cannot be easy to have to deal with this woman that, in my heart, does not deserve for you to call her "mother."
    Please...

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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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    I have been trying to figure out how to put these feelings into words and I read this and this was it. My daughter is 16 today and needless to say this made her day. Thank you for your...

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  7. 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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    God blessed me with a very beautiful daughter. When I look at her I get tears of joy and pure happiness. She makes me the happiest woman in the world with her smile, laughs, hugs, and cries....

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  8. I Am Yours To Keep

    Father's Love To Young Daughter Poem

    You are a princess in my heart,
    and I care for you so much.
    I love the fondness in you eyes
    and your tender little touch.

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    I read this poem not long after the birth of my first daughter and it really struck a chord with how I feel about my little girl. I loved it so much that I have put it in her baby book so she...

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  10. My Daughter

    • By Victoria Levesque
    • Published: February 2006
    Mother's Message Of Love To Daughter

    My daughter means the world to me!
    So much out there for her to see!
    I'd like to take her in my arms
    And show her the world and all of its charms.

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    My daughter is one of the reasons that I breathe in and out each day. I love her so much. She is beautiful both inside and out. She is 32 years old, loves deeply, and I hope she will remain...

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  11. My Daughter

    Poem Of Love From Father To Daughter

    From whence did you come my daughter dear?
    You fell from heaven through the stardust
    Into my world awaiting God's gift.

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  12. You Are God's Glorious Gift!

    • By Lalitha A. Mishra
    • Published: April 26, 2019
    Daughter Acrostic Poem

    D azzling is your smile; it lights up my way
    A s I go about my mundane chores every day.
    U nfailingly, I look forward to our daily chat.
    G enuine and deep is our bond, I believe that.

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  13. She's Not A Baby Anymore!

    • By Will Means
    • Published: October 13, 2018
    Baby Daughter Growing Up And Getting Married

    She's not a baby anymore.
    It's a happy kind of sad
    When baby girl turns to daughter
    And Da-Da turns to Dad.

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