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portuguese lady

hugs n kisses

hits and misses

prayers

said for more

than i've known

going home

see mom

limping more than me

hearts

tugged and pulled

love lessons

learned from her

a tiny woman

she grew old

to become my

portuguese lady

enjoy

walk with

my arm around

know only what we know

family friends

my blood thickest

here

theresa

a prayer

to never leave this earth

no worry

no pain

tomorrows

message

to young daughters

will wait

today

a walk

to be enjoyed

arms around

both

telling stories

of terry

only merry

not ready to look up

not yet

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hugs n kisses

hits and misses

prayers

said for more

than i've known

going home

see mom

limping more than me

hearts

tugged and pulled

love lessons

learned from her

a tiny woman

she grew old

to become my

portuguese lady

enjoy

walk with

my arm around

know only what we know

family friends

my blood thickest

here

theresa

a prayer

to never leave this earth

no worry

no pain

tomorrows

message

to young daughters

will wait

today

a walk

to be enjoyed

arms around

both

telling stories

of terry

only merry

not ready to look up

not yet

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i do like this , thank you

Jan. 28, 2012

thank you so much

Jan. 28, 2012

me 2 Gaspar ;-D)

Jan. 28, 2012

Ah, lovely. Who is Terry?

Jan. 29, 2012

thanks appreciate that theresa / terry is my mom

Jan. 29, 2012

I see. Again, some slamming Sunday poetry going on in here. Gonna just lie low and let you and Twister paint me a weekend.

Jan. 29, 2012

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