old proverb goes, "God couldn't be everywhere, therefore
he invented mothers."
Mother's Day means sending just the right cards and gifts
to moms and wives for all the warmth and love they give all
year. The words to tell a mom how special she can be hard
ahead, read some of the poems and quotes that you'll find
at top sites around the Web for inspiration. And, if you still
can't think of a better way to express just how wonderful
she is, you can always borrow one of these...
And may you happy live,
And long us bless;
Receiving as you give
"To My Mother" ~ Christina Rossetti
I feel that in the heavens above
The angels, whispering one to another,
Can find among their burning terms of love,
None so devotional as that of "Mother"
"To My Mother" ~ Edgar Allen Poe
More Mother's Day poems around the Web:
Net - Mother's Day Poems - From
the Bible through the Middle Ages to today's poets, mothers
have always been an inspiration and the selection of poems
for Mother's Day at this site cover the whole range. You're
sure to find a perfect verse for your card or gift here...
Mother's Day Poems - Draw lots of inspiration from these visitor-submitted poems plus scroll down to the bottom of the page for more on Mother's Day tributes & celebrations.
Adoption creates mothers and the gift of love is just as strong
whether it is passed through the genes or through days of
care and nurturing. These poems are by adoptive parents, birth
parents and people who have been adopted and if you fit one
of these categories you may find that these word express your
Mother's Day Poems for Free - A nice selection of original
poetry for and about mothers is available for you to use for
your Mother's Day cards or to make a note for the breakfast
tray when you serve mom her special Mother's Day breakfast
Angels in the bedraggled earth - Another Mother's Day Poetic
essay from May 2000 explores what it means to be a mother
both in terms of joy and pain. Giving from the heart and soul
to provide for a child...