Mother Daughter Poems

Mother Daughter Poems

Mom Poems From Daughters

Mother and daughter relationships are complex because the daughter looks to her mother as a role model of what a woman is. As she grows up and sees other women who live their lives differently, she chooses between imitating her mother or other significant influences in her life. As an adolescent she may come to look down on her mother and think that other woman are much better. Of course she is not a fully grown woman so she does not understand the challenges and choices that her mother faces. It is only when she herself becomes a woman that she can fully appreciate her mother.

63 Poems about Mothers and Daughters

  1. 1. Mommy

    • By Gail M. Russellburg
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2006

    A child expresses her love to her mother and regrets that she doesn't share it enough.

    I Love You Mommy Poem

    Mommy, I love you
    More than you see.
    You have always been there
    When I needed you to be.

    I know I don't show
    How great my love is,
    But I need you to know
    All the love of you I have to give.

    I wish there was more
    For you I could do,
    But all I can say
    Is how much I love you.

    It is deeper than the oceans,
    Higher than the sun.
    I could shout it forever
    And still not be done.

    Your smile is a keepsake.
    I keep close to my heart
    That I open up and treasure
    When we are apart.

    I Love You Mommy Poem, Mommy

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  3. 2. My Heart

    • By Sharlynn N. Manning
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2006

    Poem for a strong and valiant woman, a mother

    Always There For Me

    She's always been there for me.
    Just talking to her can make me happy.
    She tells me of the hard times she's been through
    In hopes that I won't go through them too.
    She's an independent woman of stature and grace.
    She has beautiful eyes and a lovely face,
    An audacious strength from deep inside.
    In her I know I can confide.
    She's my guardian angel who'll always be
    A very special part of me.
    She takes pride in caring for her kin.
    She gives us hope and things to believe in.
    If I didn't have her there for me,
    I wouldn't be half the woman I turned out to be.
    I Love You, Mom

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  5. 3. Because You're My Mom

    • By Linda Arlene Fassett
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems November 2009

    Dedicated to my daughter, Deanna Nicole, in the hopes that she will remember when we were best friends. I cry every time I read this because I pray she one day feels this way toward me again. I miss you so very much my daughter, my best friend.
    Love, Mom

    Poem To Mom From Daughter

    Because you are my mom, you loved me before I was ever seen.
    You thanked God for this miracle, this little human being.
    So exciting, yet fragile it all must have seemed to you then.
    Hearing my little heart beat inside you, now life begins.

    Because you are my mom, no pain was too great for you to bear.
    Now you're a mother and I your child with joys and pains to share.
    And so into this world my life began, each breath now on my own.
    One day we will look back at just how much I've grown.

    Because you are my mom, you worried for me within your every bone.
    You finally let go of my little hand to take my first steps on my own.
    Because you are my mom, you showed me through the years
    To care about others and their feelings and the things they hold dear.

    Because you are my mom, you taught me right from wrong,
    Understanding that my faith in God will forever keep me strong,
    Showing me that being my own person is the only tool I'll need
    When morals and values are your foundation to succeed.

    Because you are my mom, you loved me enough to also be my friend.
    You would be right there in ways that no one could see or ever comprehend.
    When there was no way I thought you could ever understand,
    There you would be, non-judging and willing to lend a hand.

    Because you are my mom, God's gift to me was you
    As your daughter, I will always love you
    And promise to be true.
    I thank you for so many things, and will try to never make you sad or blue.

    Because you are my mom, and one day I will be a mother too,
    I pray I never forget all that you've been through.
    I am your daughter, and in your image I am proud to be.
    By the grace of God you were created, and then I came to be.

    Poem To Mom From Daughter, Because You're My Mom

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  6. 4. Mommy

    • By Madisyn B
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2015

    My mom is my role model, and this poem was my way of telling her just how much she means to me.

    Poem About All My Mother Has Done

    You brushed my hair and tucked me in,
    Made me laugh for hours on end.
    You kissed my boo-boos when I fooled around.
    Mommy, you never let me down.

    You held my hand as I got my shots
    Then took me for ice cream that hit the spot.
    You bought me Polly Pockets and Barbies, too.
    Mommy, there's no one quite like you.

    You held my hand as I walked through the door,
    Then you met my teacher as I stared at the floor.
    You told me it'd be fun and I'd make friends too,
    And for that reason, Mommy, I love you.

    You listened to me talk about the drama and boys
    Then taught me how to handle it with class and poise.
    You spoke with wisdom and of things you know.
    You love to hear me say, "Mommy, you told me so."

    You love the Lord with all you heart,
    And you're kind and gentle and pretty and smart.
    If I could be anyone, I'd pick you,
    'Cause, Mommy, the world would be better with two of you.

    You've taught me so much, with more in store,
    And with each day that passes, I love you more.

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  7. 5. Never Enough

    • By Author Unknown
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2006

    A daughter who is aware of the great debt she owes to her mother puts her gratitude into words.

    Multiple people have claimed to be the author of this poem. The poem was certainly written before 2006. At this point it is impossible for us to determine who the true author is.

    Poem Thanking Mom For Everything She's Done

    Sometimes I know the words to say to give thanks for all you've done,
    but then they fly up and away as quickly as they come.

    How could I possibly thank you enough, the one who makes me whole,
    the one to whom I owe my life, the forming of my soul?

    The one who tucked me in at night, the one who stopped my crying,
    the one who was the expert at picking up when I was lying.

    The one who saw me off to school and spent sad days alone,
    yet magically produced a smile as soon as I came home.

    The one who makes such sacrifices to always put me first,
    who lets me test my broken wings, in spite of how it hurts.

    Who paints the world a rainbow when it's filled with broken dreams,
    who explains it all so clearly when nothing is what it seems.

    Are there really any words for this? I find this question tough.
    Anything I want to say just doesn't seem enough.

    What way is there to thank you for your heart, your sweat, your tears,
    for ten thousand things you've done for oh so many years.

    For changing with me as I changed, accepting all my flaws,
    not loving 'cause you had to, but loving just because.

    For never giving up on me when your wits had reached its end,
    for always being proud of me, for being my best friend.

    And so I come to realize, the only way to say,
    the only thank you that's enough is clear in just one way.

    Look at me before you see what I've become.
    Do you see yourself in me, the job that you have done?

    All your hopes and all your dreams, the strength that no one sees,
    a transfer over many years, your best was to pass me.

    Thank you for the gifts you give, for everything you do,
    but thank you, Mommy, most of all for making dreams come true.

    Poem Thanking Mom For Everything She's Done, Never Enough

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  8. 6. Mother

    I love to write and wanted to write something special for my mom and for all the other mothers in the world. I am a mother of three, and as I look at my kids, it takes me back to when I was a young girl with my mom. I cherish her and am very blessed I had a mother like her.

    The Support Of A Mother

    A mother loves right from the start,
    No matter if her children are near or far apart.
    A mother gives never-ending love.
    She gives us comfort and peace like a beautiful dove.
    For us she will always do her best,
    Even when we put her patience to the test.
    She wipes our tears,
    Chases away our fears,
    Encourages us to follow a dream,
    No matter how far-fetched it may seem.
    Her gifts can never compare to any other.
    I am so honored to call her my mother.
    Looking back on another year,
    I was so lucky to have a mother so dear.
    So Mom, on your special day, relax and enjoy
    And always know that I couldn't have asked for any other
    More incredible person to call my mother.
    I love you, Mom!
    Happy Mother's Day

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  9. 7. The Greatest Love

    • By Krishna B. Billones
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems March 2017

    This poem is for my mom, because I want to tell the world how blissful I am to have a wonderful gift from God. Even though I am not always a good daughter, still she loves and accepts me wholeheartedly. Her love for me is endless.

    A Mother's Endless Love

    From the moment
    I came into this world,
    you gave to me
    your heart and soul.

    You give up all the time
    you have for yourself
    just to show to me
    how much I mean to you.

    Every day and every night
    you give to me all your love.
    You run to me
    when I call your name.

    You embrace me
    to heal my pain.
    The warmth of your touch
    will always be in my heart.

    Even if the time will come
    that God will take you away from me,
    I will never forget
    your undying love for me.

    Your love molds me
    to become a person with morality.
    Sorry for all the times
    that I just made you cry.

    Sorry if I can't return
    all your love for me.
    To all of my imperfections,
    your love for me will never change.

    Your love for me will always be true,
    for your love for me is endless.
    I love you, Mom, now and forever.
    I'll love you, Mom, until the end of forever.

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  10. 8. Dear Mom

    • By Nia Ivanov
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems May 2019

    My mother and I have been through so much together. We have been through crazy adventures, long plane rides, fighting, crying, laughing, and so much more. We have been there for each other for as long as I can imagine. In fact, I don't remember a time when my mom wasn't by my side to help me. She is my rock, my person, my guide, and my best friend. I wanted to write this poem about our relationship to show how grateful I am for her and how much I love her. I dedicate this poem to her.

    A Long Lasting Mother-Daughter Relationship

    From the first shine of light
    To the first breath of my life,
    You have been there from day to night.
    Dear Mom, you'll always be my partner in crime.

    From my first smile
    To my first step,
    You have stayed by my side.
    Dear Mom, thank you for being my guide.

    From broken friendships
    To late night laughs,
    You have been through all my despairs.
    Dear Mom, you've handled this job with class.

    From all the good grades in school
    To all the low scores at competitions,
    You still showered me with comfort.
    Dear Mom, thank you for being my savior.

    From driving me to the hospital
    To overcoming injuries,
    You have cured my weaknesses.
    Dear Mom, you give me strength.

    From starting at the beginning all over again
    To traveling around the country,
    You always survive.
    Dear Mom, thank you for your suggestions.

    From tucking me in
    To kissing my forehead goodnight,
    You have been my heroine.
    Dear Mom, you have provided me with pure light.

    From giving each other the silent treatment
    To talking and hugging it out,
    You never fail to give the best advice.
    Dear Mom, our relationship will never disrupt.

    You are my person.
    You are the greatest gift in my life.
    Thank you for everything that you do.
    Dear Mom, I love you always and forever.

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  11. 9. First Time

    • By Maria D. Falcon
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems April 2009

    I wrote this poem for my first born. She was the first "reason" I had to keep on going. It's my way of telling her that I know the troubles that are ahead, but I will be there to guide her every step.

    You Are My Daughter For Eternity

    When I held you for the first time,
    My life began to shine.
    I knew then this life wasn't just mine.

    I would do what it takes
    To help you correct your mistakes,
    To get by the challenges you may face.

    For our freedom many have fought.
    Some days will be good, others will not.
    Always thank God for the life you've got.

    The world isn't perfect, as you will see.
    Having you here made it better for me.
    When you're in need, by your side I'll be.

    For you are my daughter for eternity.

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  12. 10. The One

    • By Crystal R. Adame
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2006

    From a girl to her mother, a lovely tribute to a lovely mother.
    To my mother who raised me and was there when I needed her.
    I love you!

    Tribute To Mother Poem

    The one who brought me down to earth
    And held me every day.
    The one who gracefully gave me birth
    And said, I love you in every way.

    The one who taught me everything,
    Like how to crawl and walk.
    The one who taught me how to sing
    After learning how to talk.

    The one who told me, stay in school
    And always play nice.
    The one who told me, keep it cool,
    And gave me good advice.

    The one who taught me how to read
    And how to do my math.
    The one who taught me how to bead
    And told me to take a bath.

    The one who lectured, school before a man
    And to love one another.
    Believe me that this woman
    Can be no one but my Mother!

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  13. 11. My Daughter's Love

    I was a mom who was addicted to meth and put my daughter through more than any child should have to endure until I got caught 7 years ago. I have been clean ever since, but through it daughter, Alex, ALWAYS showed me true, unconditional love! That love has taken me through the worst and best times of my life!

    Relationship Between An Addict And Her Daughter

    Through all my good and bad,
    You love me still the same.
    You saw me at my worst,
    Addicted, full of shame.

    I remember you sleeping next to me,
    Hugging me so tight
    While I silently wept tears
    That your sweet hands would wipe.

    I never had to worry
    If we would be okay,
    Because I knew through your sweet prayers
    God would pave a way.

    We would laugh and talk for hours
    About life and boys and friends.
    While silent in my thoughts,
    I wondered how my fate would end.

    Then the day would come
    That I would face my darkest sin
    And deal with all those demons of addiction
    That I had deep within.

    But it was you, my precious daughter,
    Who loved me all the same;
    Through the good times and the bad,
    In your heart is where I remain.

    Thank you for your affection
    And unconditional love.
    God sent me an angel,
    My daughter, from heaven above.

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  14. 12. Love At Last

    • By Peggy Liimatta
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems April 2008

    I am a mother hurting and trying to regain my daughter's love. I wrote this poem from my heart and find poetry a very satisfying way to get my feelings out. This is the first poem I have ever really worked hard on and actually finished. Thanks for reading it.

    Poem From Mom Who Wants Her Daughter's Love

    I remember the good times
    that we once had...
    but still my life
    is sad

    I try to look forward,
    but my mind goes back...
    because a piece of the glass
    on our portrait is cracked.

    I try so hard to protect the glass.
    I won't let it shatter...
    Because you and your love
    are all that matters.

    My family is all
    that means anything to me.
    Still...everything always
    gets blamed on me.

    This happens to moms
    all over the world.
    We're supposed to be perfect;
    we learn this as girls.

    I have never been great
    or the "best of moms"...
    And at times I've failed
    by the things I've done wrong.

    For those things, I am sorry.
    I didn't want you to cry...
    but please remember
    my eyes are not dry.

    I hope you can find
    our love that seems lost.
    For the mistakes I have made
    came at a very high cost.

    A piece of my life,
    is missing and gone.
    And everything feels
    Oh so wrong.

    But there is one thing
    that I can do.
    I will try to be strong
    just for you.

    One thing I feel
    down deep in my heart.
    It's my love for you.
    I guess that's a start.

    You have a new son
    now growing inside.
    And I hope that you feel
    each of his kicks with pride.

    You will feel love
    like never before.
    It is your family
    you will completely adore.

    It's a new beginning.
    you will forget the past.
    It completes you as a woman.
    It will be "love at last."

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  15. 13. Mommy Dearest

    • By Amy R. Addington
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2006

    Do mothers realize the affect they have on their daughters?

    Difficult Mother-Daughter Relationship Poem

    She is my mother,
    that indomitable, unattainable goal.
    A woman of iron and silk and unforgiving praise.
    She is the measure of all that
    I will never be.
    She sees me and looks right through me.
    She loves me with a barbed wire heart,
    chaining me to a relentless yearning
    of approval.
    I will beat my head
    endlessly against a brick wall
    if you simply say you love me,
    say you're proud of me,
    say I'm good.
    All measure of self-worth is wrapped
    in the one woman who loves me enough
    to tear me apart.

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    Very familiar attitude from that daughter. I would be willing to bet everything I own that the mother sees herself in a totally different light.

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  16. 14. I Love You Mom

    • By Nicole DeVincentz
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2006

    This Poem is a tribute to a Mom's love, always there for her child.
    Dedicated to Mary DeVincentz.

    Tribute To A Mother's Love

    You are the one who brought me along,
    You are the one who sang me that song.
    You are the one who taught me all there was to learn.
    You are the one who helped me not to burn.
    You are the one who taught me to love,
    You are the one who's sent from above.
    You are the one who loves me so dear,
    You are the one who was there for every tear.
    You are the one who never left my side,
    You are the one who kept me alive.
    You are the one who cared for me each day,
    You are the one who showed me God and how to pray.
    You prayed that every day would be a joyous day,
    And asked God to come into your heart and stay
    I can't believe how much and how fast I have grown,
    But I know I can always rely on you when I feel alone.
    I Love You Mom!!!

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  17. 15. The Ruse

    No one can truly understand depression unless you either live with it or love someone who lives with it. This poem is dedicated to my beautiful daughter who has been suffering from depression for so long I don't remember when she wasn't depressed. All I can do is try and love her through her pain...

    Poem From Mother About Daughter's Depression

    She's beauty, style, poise and grace,
    At least she appears to be.
    But no one knows the girl who hides
    Behind the face they see.

    Her self-esteem is all but gone,
    Of her ego there's barely a trace.
    There's so much pain behind the mask
    She wears upon her face.

    Depression has controlled her life
    With far too many tears.
    Her smile is fake; she's good at it;
    She's been doing it for years.

    The cover is what attracts us
    To the story within the book.
    And she's afraid that without the ruse,
    No one would bother to look.

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  18. 16. I Don't Want Any Other

    • By Ashley N. Hoppes
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2006

    A girl expresses anguish that her mom is no longer in her life, and tells her mom, "I still love you and want you back."

    Mom, Please Come Back Into My Life Poem

    Our life has not been easy.
    We've managed to drift apart.

    But whatever it's worth,
    Know you're always in my heart.

    Not a day goes by
    When I don't wish we'd talk.

    To say hello or goodbye
    Or maybe go for a walk.

    You're missing important days.
    I'm not a girl anymore.

    It's a difficult maze
    Every time my heart's torn.

    There are times I need you
    To be there for me.

    That nurturing statue,
    If only you could be.

    It's not you I blame
    For the way we are.

    But all the hurtful shame
    Left an invisible scar.

    Sometimes I feel trapped;
    I don't know what to do.

    Does God have our life mapped.
    Help me sail across the blue!

    Why can't we mend this?
    We both love each other.

    I'm not sure about sis,
    But I miss my mother.

    I hope you understand
    Why it's so hard to call.

    I have the phone in my hand,
    But it seems to always fall.

    For now I'll hope and pray
    For you to come around.

    That would be the day
    When the new us is found.

    I still love you
    And still want you to be my mother.

    Regardless of what we've been through,
    I don't want any other.

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  19. 17. Do You Have An Answer?

    To this day I still don't understand why mothers choose a man over their own flesh and blood...

    Absent Mother Poem

    Why did you do the things you did?
    Why did you say the things you said?
    Why did you change who you are?
    Why did you choose a man over your own daughter?
    Why did you hurt me?
    Why did you break my heart?
    Why did you betray me?
    Why did you break your promises?
    Why did you have to break up our once "happy family" apart?
    Why are you so evil?
    Why weren't you there for me?

    Where were you when I needed you?
    Where were you when I was sick?
    Where were you when I cried?
    Where were you when I was sad?
    Where were you when I needed help?
    Where were you when I was scared?
    Where were you when I was troubled?
    Where were you when I had no one?
    Where were you when I needed a mother?
    Where were you!?

    What happened to my mother?
    What is wrong with you?
    What do you think of?
    What are you doing?
    What is more important than me?

    When are you going to go back to being the mother I once had?
    When will you realize what you've done?
    When will you take off that blindfold you have?
    When will you care?

    Who was there for me when I needed someone...not you!
    Who did I go to when I needed help...not you!
    Who always encouraged me to do better...not you!
    Who was there to wipe my tears away...not you!
    Who taught me right from wrong...not you!
    Who helped me overcome my fears...not you!
    Who showed me the love I needed...not you!

    Because of you, it's hard for me to love another person.
    Because of you, it's hard for me to have faith in people.
    Because of you, it's hard for me trust a soul.
    Because of you, I must remain a motherless daughter.
    Because of you, it's hard for me to open my heart to others.
    Because of you, it's hard for me to believe someone when they say, "I love you."
    All because of you!

    See what you've done to me!

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  20. 18. The Way I Feel

    • By Stacy K. Pickering
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems February 2006

    Pain between mother and daughter. She can't make her understand; she can only say what she thinks and hope for the best.

    Fighting Between Mother And Daughter

    I feel so much hurt
    I feel so much pain
    I feel like I don't have anyone
    I feel like I want to cry but can't
    I feel so lonely
    I feel so empty
    I feel like my angel has left me

    So much pain
    So little time
    So much hurt inside
    I don't know what to say
    I don't know how to act

    My sunshine has left
    My skies have turned gray
    My world is black
    My eyes are dry
    I'm not my mom's little girl
    I'm just her friend
    I will always love her
    Even if she doesn't love me back

    So much hurt
    So much pain
    So little time

    I'm getting older
    And understanding more
    You are getting older
    And understanding less

    So much hurt
    So much pain
    So little time

    I'm going to live on my own soon
    And you are too
    I'm not going to be here for you much longer
    And you are left all alone

    So much hurt
    So much pain
    So little time

    The choices you make are not right
    You are hurting everyone, even me
    You tell me you care
    But I know you don't
    I once was your little girl; now I'm not

    So much hurt
    So much pain
    So little time

    I can tell in his eyes
    That he will hurt you again
    So much fire in his eyes
    So much hate waiting to release
    No one can stop you, not even me
    But he can stop you in the end

    So much hurt
    So much pain
    So little time

    When you go I will cry
    And I think back and see your face
    You should have listened to me
    When things went wrong
    When you are gone I will think
    About how much pain he caused
    And how much hurt he made you feel
    And how much you hurt me
    So little time before he hurts more and you will die

    So much hurt
    So much pain
    So little time

    I love you in my heart
    And that will never change
    I will always be here
    until that day when you are gone
    So many chances
    So many different ways
    So many tears
    And not enough thoughts
    So much for me to tell you how I feel
    But never enough time

    So much hurt
    So much pain
    So little time

    Done By: Stacy Pickering
    Date: April 20th 2004

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  21. 19. Precious Gift

    A mother's words of love to her daughter...

    When times seem too hard to bear and I feel like giving up,
    I envision your beautiful face, the twinkle of your eyes and things of such.
    The bond we created from my womb to the day you were born
    Is a mother and daughter bond that can never be torn.
    With the strength and guidance of God and the blessings he pours down from above,
    I want to be the best mom I can be to you and embrace you with all my love.
    You are as precious as a flower and as gorgeous as a rose.
    You have been specially made to the very tip of your nose.
    You are as sweet as honey; such an innocent young child.
    You are brighter than any star in the sky every time you smile.
    I want you to be proud of who you are and strive to be the best.
    Put forth efforts to achieve your goals and let God do the rest.
    I will always be your mother first, but I'm also your friend.
    You are the most precious gift that I've ever been given.

    With All My Love,

    Precious Gift

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  22. 20. Blowing Bubbles

    • By Meganne J. Karn
    •  Published by Family Friend Poems May 2020

    I was working with my daughter, trying to find a poem about moms and bubbles for a Mother's Day project. We couldn't find one, so I wrote one. Our project was about bubbles, and we wanted to give it to her Grandma and Nana for Mother's Day.

    I Am The Mom I Am Today Because Of You

    As I sit and blow this bubble,
    I fondly think of you.

    Of all the things you taught me
    And the stuff we used to do.

    The way you would dress me
    And gently kiss my head.

    The times you told me stories
    And tucked me into bed.

    Now I sit here blowing bubbles
    With a daughter of my own

    As she smiles brighter
    Than the sun has ever shown.

    I would like to tell you thank you
    For all the love and tears.

    For loving me and raising me
    Your best through all the years.

    I know I wouldn't be the mom I am today
    Without the mom that first showed me the way.

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