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She was a Mother

Updated on August 22, 2012
Oh, the sad bird
Oh, the sad bird
poor  fledgelings
poor fledgelings

While watering the plants one morning

In my garden, amid rows of the trees

I saw a bird very familiar, on her perch

sad and taut, little upset with a lurch


Hello sweety, i greeted her as usual

then i wished to get her chirping pearl

but, all quite and without a single chirp

she just gazed in the brances of birch


Boggled with a fright of her gesticulation

my mind was busy in some speculation

for sure, something happened here scary

that has made my little darling worry


I rushed into the bushes for a search

for getting some clues under the birch

I got then, my life’s greatest amazement

her nest with nestlings in the basement


And on the branch of birch was a hawk

with a wickedness in his eyes to stalk

I knew then the reason, to her that bother

she was saving her kids life, she was a Mother !


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“No man is poor who has a Godly mother.” ― Abraham Lincoln


“The only love that I really believe in is a mother’s love for her children.” ― Karl Lagerfeld


“The best place to cry is on a mother's arms.” ― Jodi Picoult, House Rules


“In a child's eyes, a mother is a goddess. She can be glorious or terrible, benevolent or filled with wrath, but she commands love either way. I am convinced that this is the greatest power in the universe.” ― N.K. Jemisin


“May each of us remember this truth; 'one cannot forget mother and remember God. One cannot remember mother and forget God.' Why? Because these two sacred persons, God and mother, partners in creation, in love, in sacrifice, in service, are as one.” ― Thomas S. Monson



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      Jo Alexis-Hagues 

      3 years ago from Lincolnshire, U.K

      Loved the images, loved the poem. Beautiful and touching.

    • shara63 profile imageAUTHOR

      Farhat 

      5 years ago from Delhi

      Thankyou for the read & comments Dream On! ...'Mother ' the most precious gift from God & the best of all the relations in this world..she is really matchless!!

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      DREAM ON 

      5 years ago

      I loved your pictures and poem so much.A mothers love I could never match it starts before birth and transcends time.

    • shara63 profile imageAUTHOR

      Farhat 

      5 years ago from Delhi

      thankyou, your visit and comment is most welcome.

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      His princesz 

      5 years ago

      That is just so beautiful and sweet. :)

    • shara63 profile imageAUTHOR

      Farhat 

      5 years ago from Delhi

      hearts discover their own types...thankyou sush, for your kind note!

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      Sushmita 

      5 years ago from Kolkata, India

      Your writing reveals the kind and soft inner core of your self. The pictures complement the poem. Voted up and sharing.

    • shara63 profile imageAUTHOR

      Farhat 

      5 years ago from Delhi

      thankyou Nell, ....motherhood is the most beautiful feeling, and a mother knows it better!

    • shara63 profile imageAUTHOR

      Farhat 

      5 years ago from Delhi

      Thankyou DebB, for sharing your precious time with my hub & your comment of warm response as well! ....Yes, Mother is the best gift from God to the world.....and its the pivot of all creations, indeed!!

      nice to meet you too,

      shara

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      Nell Rose 

      5 years ago from England

      Lovely story poem, to be a mother is something so special, and I love watching birds too, wonderful, nell

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      Deborah Brooks Langford 

      5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

      so beautiful.. it touched my heart.. being a mother myself it is the best and most special job in the world..

      nice to meet you

      debbie

    • shara63 profile imageAUTHOR

      Farhat 

      5 years ago from Delhi

      One who is near to nature can visualise and feel this easily and i'm happy you are !...thanks a lot AUT for the read and commenting upon naturally!.

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      AnUtterTravisty 

      5 years ago

      I enjoyed the Rhyme scheme allot, i live in a semi wooded area and it was very easy to visualize this happening. I think you captured the moment very well.

    • shara63 profile imageAUTHOR

      Farhat 

      5 years ago from Delhi

      welcome Mhatter , and thankyou that you found it moving!

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      Martin Kloess 

      5 years ago from San Francisco

      really nice story and touching poem. thanks

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