oh, how she cares for me


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oh, how she cares for me
suffers my moods
and prepares for me
a life full of love
and warm tenderness
forgiving my faults
with a soft knowing kiss
she hurts when my dreams
are awoken and shattered
and tells me she loves me
and none of it matters
when I fail in the moment,
she patiently waits
‘til I gather myself,
and she won’t hesitate
to lift me up
when I’ve no strength to rise
or, when I wallow in doubt,
she’ll look in my eyes
and gently remind me
of all that I am;
she’ll hold me and whisper,
“you know that you can!”

9 thoughts on “oh, how she cares for me

  1. I have not one poetry bone in my body, sometimes I really don’t get it, but I liked this poem. The rhythm, the subject, the truth of it, all captivating to me. Loved it!

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