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A Son's Advice To His Single Mom
by Felix LeRoy Perry
Wednesday, June 15, 2005
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For all the single parents out there and especially for S.

A Sonís Advice To A Single Mom


 


She looked across at him and smiled


A contented smile of sacred love


Eighteen years she fretted


This gift God had sent her from above


 


She had soothed him through his teething


Wiped tears away at schools first day


Sat shivering at every sports field game


The price she so willingly did pay


 


She kissed away his little boo boos


Put band aids on with gentle hand


Listened to his bedtime prayers and wishes


She always tried to understand


 


She recalls him proudly waving his license


The first time he took her car alone


And his first date choked her up a lot


Knowing soon heíd leave her home


 


A single mom she had struggled to survive


To make a home for her little man blue


Now her little man was all grown up


She wasnít so sure now what to do


 


But he held out his arms and embraced her


Saying Mom itís time for you to start


To find the love that you deserve


Itís ok with me if you share anew your heart.


 


 



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Reviewed by John Perry (Reader) 2/3/2006
Hey Bro,

This goes for the single fathers too. Life can be even more of a challenge when our young ones start to pull away from us to become their own persons. Great Write Bro,

Love ya,

John
Reviewed by Sandra Mushi 6/27/2005
Awww ... where is the box of tissues ... sniff sniff ... Such a besutiful son and what a lucky, blessed and wonderful mother!!

God bless, Felix!

Sandie.
Reviewed by Michelle Mills 6/19/2005
The truest act of love...wanting happiness for a parent who has sacrificed so much. This is lovely Felix. Michelle
Reviewed by Gwen Dickerson 6/17/2005
Tender, heartfelt offering! Well done!
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 6/16/2005
Awwwwwwwwwwwwwww, Felix, this is precious beyond measure. Well done! This hits close to home--my Daddy is a blessed man. He found love twice--my mother, who died 15 years ago, was his first; my stepmom is his second. Most men can't find love once!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla. :)
Reviewed by Lisa Hilbers 6/16/2005
I had this same conversation with my Mom...only she didn't listen!
This is a subject matter that many need to be hearing. Kids are not rocks..They know when Mom or Dad is not happy, and they also know if the parent is happy they have an easier pathway as well.
Good message here Felix!

Lisa
Reviewed by jude forese 6/15/2005
you are very wise when it comes to interpersonal relationships in such a meaningful and moving manner, poetically speaking that is ...
Reviewed by Lori Moore 6/15/2005
Sweet message! I'm sure this would put a smile on any single mother's face.
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 6/15/2005
This is absolutely beautiful and a message so needed to those that have struggled for so long. Kids like their parents to be happy too :-)
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