I saw somebody's mama today,
Clad in over-sized sea foam green sweat pants
That bagged at her ankles;
Cloaked in a teal duster coat
That enveloped her lanky frame.
She trudged aimlessly up the subway's platform
With a rusty shopping cart piled high
Of worldly possessions.
Her grimacing look and million mile stare
Persuaded me that she had weathered many a storm
And withstood many a door slammed in her face.
Somebody's mama treks on -
Too proud to beg; too scared to steal;
Too stubborn to cry; too weak to fight.
She is somebody's mama;
She can be anybody's mama;
Within, she is everybody's mama -
Bearer-possibly to kings, presidents and priests;
Prayer warrior and burden-bearer.
Though rarely for herself, she is mama,
Igniting passion in us all.
If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! TRUST JESUS NOW
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