Words describe so many things,
one beside another;
and words explain an awful lot
but can't describe my mother.
If a picture's worth a thousand words -
each word, a pound of letters;
then mother surpasses sunsets,
and warmth from all my sweaters.
She's worth a million smiles,
she carries many scars;
her worth, a million rainbows,
her value exceeds stars.
Yes, mother is quite different -
and the only one I get.
And I'm the one she could afford.
I love her quite a bit.
So what explains my mother?
What's in my vast report?
And what describes my mother when,
ALL my words fall short?
We shared so many memories,
our hearts shared many years;
so what describes my mother is,
the love inside my tears....
2016 louis gander - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED - For more poems like this one, see ganderpoems.org
Article Source: http://www.faithwriters.com
If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! Click here and TRUST JESUS NOW
Read more articles by louis gander
Like reading Christian Articles? Check out some more options. Read articles in Main Site Articles, Most Read Articles or our highly acclaimed Challenge Articles. Read Great New Release Christian Books for FREE in our Free Reads for Reviews Program.
Or enter a keyword for a topic in the search box to search our articles.
The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.
Hire a Christian Writer, Christian Writer Wanted, Christian Writer Needed, Christian Content Needed
Find a Christian Editor, Hire a Christian Editor, Christian Editor, Find a Christian Writer