Noll Sends You "Mother's Day" Remembrances

"Portrait of Kareen" by Alex Szabo
"On the Flowers She Picked"
~In Springtime~
Tidy nosegays of speckled lilies, pink spring beauties, violets or,
wild geraniums, red and white trillium,
glistening buttercups.
~In Summertime~
Carefree bunches of white daisies, blue chicory, Queen Anne's lace,
milkweed spilling milky sap and,
long strands of grass gone to seed.
~In Fall~
Sturdy bouquets of purple asters, plump cattails and,
yellow ragweed, goldenrod.
In those fair seasons,
for a child carrying
color, fragrance, love,
It's impossible to say
What was the greater joy;
~the gathering~
~the giving~
~or the light leaping from her mother's eyes?~
"Happy Mother's Day" to you Mom
and to all Moms everywhere.


Angel, Kirby and Max said...

That is a beautiful post. Happy Mothers day to you!

Karen Jo said...

Lovely post. Happy Mother's Day!

The Monkeys said...

Happy Mother's Day to you!

Jack & Moo said...

Well said! Happy Mother's Day to your mom, Noll!

Woos & a-roos,
Star & Jack a-roo

Anonymous said...

Happy Mom's Day to you and all moms.

Corrie said...

Happy (Belated) Mother's day! I'm glad I got to see you!!