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Ode to Mom.

Ode to Mom.

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Cherished by all, but designated by none;

Is the profession of Maternity.

To be specific; she grew up learning

About male-domination and submission

in the rural parts. Deprived even of basics.


She learnt about the surname norm.

First her dad’s, followed by some –

Unknown…

To be specific, she used to be a teacher.

Until I was born.

She had to quit,

as maternity hit.


But her dreams were never torn.

Their roots grew deeper and denser,

The shoots needed a staff as they were

Creeper!


TODAY, SHE stands Taller than most.

submission! She denies at every cost.

As long as I be her staff.

She knows, no situation’s going to be tough.


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