WISTFUL ON MOTHERS DAY MORNING The Pages of Avalon
It is Motherís Day morning
And a time to celebrate!
My family is all around me ~
And those who are sometimes late.
Breakfast is prepared and ready
A table fully spread.
And I am thankful indeed
For those whose steps Iíve led.
I am little restless and wistful
And a tear is in my eye.
For when I think of my own Mother
I fear that I shall cry.
I have looked at cards and gifts
And no shopping I have done,
You cannot buy a gift
For one whose battle is done.
Yes, I miss my Mother every day
And wish that she were near,
But oh how much I miss her
On this special day of the year.
ģ Linda J. Vaughan
May 12th. 2002