What Mothers Do

It is not past tense.
           I have a mother.
How can I say
she is no longer
                        with me
when I feel her
most days,
I know about
         forgiveness, and
     learned behaviours.
I had a
wonderful teacher.
Still I make
      mistakes and they
are my own.
I believe
            she would
It is
what mothers do.

05/03/2018                           j.g.l.

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