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SOMETHING ALL SINGLE MOMS SHOULD KNOW!

In poetry on May 5, 2014 at 8:39 pm

This poem is for every mother out there who had to go it alone. I know from personal experience how hard it can be. It can be lonely and frustrating. Maybe you have been going through it for a long time. Maybe you are just starting. Know this, what you do matters! It is one of the most important things you will ever do or be. Always remember that you are raising boys to become Good, respectful men and future Fathers and little girls to become Strong, independent loving future Mothers. People do see your worth. Stay strong.

Single Mom, working Mom, doing it all by herself Mom.
You do all the work and get none of the glory.
There are too many restless nights spent worrying how to make ends meet
There are too many days wasted in court chasing down a deadbeat.
You play both roles, both Dad and Mom.
You are the hero that too often goes unsung.
To me you are the example of strength and perseverance.
To your children you are simple Mom.
You often sacrifice your wants and needs.
You do it without hesitation and never let you children see.
It seems like a thankless job, and most days it is.
But here you are pushing on, doing what’s best for your kids.
Do not be disheartened for you will get your due.
Your children will one day be something and the thanks will go to you
Your child will stand on the stage someday with their Diploma in hand.
He will say it with his smile. I love you, thanks for being both Mom and Dad

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