I Admire My Mother

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    I love my mother very much

    and I admire everything she has done for us siblings. Both my mom and dad have been together since they were high school and college sweethearts. My father was a career military officer while my mother was an executive for a law firm. My mother always placed her children...
    jenniferwilliams33 jenniferwilliams33
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 17, 2016

    I love my mother very much Because.

    She is a strong beautiful independent women And she has been through alot but she is still standing 💕 🌈 💐
    katsmithy katsmithy
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Mar 13, 2016

    thank you for teaching me how NOT to take on

    someone else's shadow,stay in my own lane and NEVER look outside of me for thrill
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 12, 2016

    i was tought to be of service to others .

    ...kindness is on deed but an obligation
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 8, 2016

    When I was younger I didn't see how my dad

    treated my mom. I didn't see how much he hurt her when he cheated on her with other women. I only saw that my dad was always home with us while mom would work late. I thought that since he was always with us, he cared about us a lot more than she did, and it didn't help that...
    Bloodstone98 Bloodstone98
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 27, 2016

    Being young.Trying to find my feet in life.

    I Didnt always understand how being a lone parent was for you.My selfish teenage self,my anger and resentment for a father who never cared.Now a lone parent myself .i want you to know that i love and admire you mam.You had to deal with so much while dad was living a single mans...
    thetideisturning000 thetideisturning000
    41-45, F
    Feb 23, 2016

    But I always wonder why she keeps putting me

    down especially when I voice my opinions about family's finance?? I've been ridiculed by her again, today. what the.. when dad passed away, I actually admire mom because she grew to become a strong single mom. but I do resent her on how she didn't provide me the wisdom on how...
    rainyrainsky rainyrainsky
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2016

    mom..i cant accept another women in our lifes.

    you just passed away in 2014..why man change so fast?forget you,forget our sweet memory.always dreaming about you mom.we feel lonely without you.
    Onlylonly Onlylonly
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2016

    Ma passed on in 2007,

    and I still miss her and love her very much. She was an amazing woman, and her loss has left a gaping hole in my heart. All through my growing-up, she cooked dinner every night and baked two pies and a cake on Saturdays, cleaned the house, did the laundry, and worked outside...
    AnglicanClergyman AnglicanClergyman
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Feb 21, 2016

    love and miss you mom.

    i will remember you always
    Onlylonly Onlylonly
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Feb 21, 2016

    She holds the family together.

    Keeps us all sane. Without her everything would be a mess.
    iamjacqueline iamjacqueline
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2016

    She raised my brother,

    sister and I all by her self since I was a baby. Even though we never had a lot of money she always made sure we had a great birthday party and lots of gifts on Christmas. She let me grow up to be a person who I wanted to be and gave me support on those goals. Even if we butt...
    hippopotamusluv hippopotamusluv
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2016

    Right now, I really missed my mom.

    .. She is now being moved, along with my father, to my ancestor's grave, quite far away from here... I was not get along with her, always fight and argue to each other, but.. among my 4 brothers and 1 sister, I was the closest kid she got. She raised us: the 6 of us, by...
    Arrine Arrine
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 14, 2016

    You have been the only person

    who always loved me. I don't have words to write how much you mean to me and how much I appreciate everything you did for us. You are the reason I still believe in myself. Love you mom...
    littlestars littlestars
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 6, 2016

    I am very blessed to still have my mother at my

    age. She is a sweet, dainty 92 year old. The two of us dona lot together.
    RubyRosa60 RubyRosa60
    61-65, F
    Feb 6, 2016
    urman22 urman22
    18-21, M
    6 Responses Feb 5, 2016

    I like to spank myself.

    The harder the better, and I get so exhilarated by how bad I can make it sting!! But I am running out of painful and exhilarating things that I can do to punish myself. Any ideas??? Also tonight I was mad and was very disrespectful to my roommate and gave myself one of the worst...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 2, 2016

    Affectionate. That would be the best way to

    describe her. She puts family before anything & anyone, even herself, which often doesn't benefit her. We often hurt her and we blame her but isn't that the same for everyone? I don't feel as if I deserve to have her in my life sometimes, let alone my mother. I am so thankful I...
    justbreathtwice justbreathtwice
    18-21, F
    Jan 25, 2016

    She is the one that keeps my family standing.

    Now my dad is unemployed and she is working so hard. Even though she's not the only one with a job, it would never be enough without all her efforts.
    Danimonita Danimonita
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2016

    My dad passed away a few years ago in an

    accident. My mom has never been the same. She's now just recently started seeing someone, and only because I made a crack at her about not wanting to get back out there. I admire her so much, and I admire the fact that she can overlook the worst in people. Yes, I am being...
    Sickntiredoflife Sickntiredoflife
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2016

    Some people hurt other people really really bad

    and have no idea that they are doing it and the characters of those people that hurt other people really bad have no insight into themselves so I think the only way out of this whole mess is for those of us who are being hurt to leave. My mother has hurt me so bad my whole...
    earthandstars earthandstars
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 24, 2016
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 21, 2016

    I admire her and love her,

    but she's not very understanding. She told me to ALWAYS be open about my feelings, and I could talk her anything. Well it just so happens she has to bring up me being raped every time to make me NOT want to do things. truth is, I'm not over my rape, but I am in lust with this...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 20, 2016
    earthandstars earthandstars
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2016

    My mother is my source of inspiration,

    i dont think i can be loved by any one as she does.I remember the times when she would take stand against my father for me,when she would insist to dad that he should buy me that particular thing no matter how expensive it is since i want it. Thank you mama,for being there for...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2016

    I'm currently watching my mother shave my

    brother's hair and I can't help but laugh because he resembles a sheep. The clippers are doing little.
    Geminiacally Geminiacally
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 10, 2016

    It will be 3yrs on Jan 30th

    that my mother passed & it has been difficult because she was truly my best friend & the only person on earth who really knew me. She was amazing how she did the best she knew how alone raising 6 of us after our father died. In my eyes she did the best she could with what she...
    alivenotliving alivenotliving
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Jan 10, 2016
    earthandstars earthandstars
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 10, 2016

    I find out tomorrow I have cancer I find out in

    the morning my appointments at 9:30 AM in which I can do if I have excepted through treatment he might need a biopsy to see what it is so maybe I'll leave arm well I won't die straight away so I'll still have some time
    earthandstars earthandstars
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jan 9, 2016

    I have seen my mother get knocked down,

    repeatedly by life. I have seen her climb her way back up.. sometimes by her nails. She is the toughest old bird I know. (don't tell her I called her an old bird)
    JessicaPressie JessicaPressie
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jan 4, 2016

    I studied in the Cambridge System

    for 11 years but left it just before the exam due to some personal problems. Now I am studying for the Baccalauréat. It's a bit difficult but not impossible. At the start of 2015 I just new the hi hello in French and at the end of 2015 I am make a conversation and talk random...
    VibesandStares VibesandStares
    18-21, F
    Jan 2, 2016

    Wow my mom is definitely the strongest person i

    know she wont give up ever even though people tell her to.
    SebasF13 SebasF13
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Dec 28, 2015
    SriUtari1997 SriUtari1997
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 26, 2015

    I am truly blessed to have a mom

    who LOVES unconditionally and she has taught me so much about life and love I admire her greatly!
    redeemedbadboy redeemedbadboy
    70+, M
    Dec 25, 2015

    Mothers are respectable

    for us in all ages and in all times of the life. Whoever we love or become attached to in our lives, the feelings for mothers are non comparable. Nothing in this whole world can ever replace the love for mothers. The love for a mother is innate. This love is created by God and...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 25, 2015

    Had been 2mths now since she gone

    and I'm yet to accept the fact. I said prayer and light candles every now and then. Its hurts to realise I won't get to meet her in life anymore. Why can't she wait until I come home as plan for a visit n celebrate Xmas this year, same time meeting up with her grandson...
    cloudyvberryz cloudyvberryz
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Dec 12, 2015

    I lost my Mum last year torn my world apart

    last year was a blur ! But am going to try and enjoy xmas this year cuz I know that's what Mum x would of wanted x till we meet again love n miss you so much sleep tight my angel in heaven x
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 12, 2015

    I love my mother so much.

    I always look after her clean cook and give her the medicine she is obsessed with flowers and spoils me alot.I sleep beside her our beds are close to each I hug her chubby tummy and go back to sleep.May God keep all good mothers safe.LOVE ALL MOTHERS.GODS BLESSING ARE MOTHERS.
    Vampirepearl Vampirepearl
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 3, 2015

    My mother was my best friend.

    It has been 24 years since she has passed away, but not a morning goes by that I don't think about her and how I admire her for everything she did for me and my siblings.
    poetjb72 poetjb72
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Nov 28, 2015

    You have to admire someone

    who put up with me for all those years ;)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 28, 2015

    I’ve always believed

    that nobody could love people equally. Or maybe I’m wrong, please tell me, that will be fine. Maybe I would witness something in the future that will make me change my belief, but if it doesn’t, then I’ve accepted this kind of situation already. Even to me, and to the many...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    Nov 15, 2015

    I admire my mother very much.

    She was a great teacher to me about life in general, how to live heathy, having a great sex life, and so many other things.
    Maryanne1969 Maryanne1969
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2015

    My mom is the best! she

    and I have the best relationship! I can tell her anything! she is my best friend! :)
    sensitiveemotionalteen13 sensitiveemotionalteen13
    13-15, F
    1 Response Oct 26, 2015

    My mom is so incredibly strong.

    She's been through so much and she still stands tall and proud. Despite being retired, she can still look after us. After dropping out of school to have my sister, she just went right back to get her degree. Even though her ex was abusive, she didn't let that stop her. I admire...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 25, 2015

    I admire and love my mother very much.

    We gat along great. We have many of the same things in common. We have great personalities, were born on the same day but different year, love to shop, put our families first, and wear nice clothes when out and at home.
    asianwifepreggo asianwifepreggo
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 22, 2015

    My mother and I are very close

    and we love to do many things together. I admire my mother very much. She is such a giving soul to me and my sons. We have so much fun when we are together. We are both very tall, with a slender body, black hair, brown eyes, busty, and with very nice curves.
    arizonablackfemale arizonablackfemale
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 18, 2015

    I will be sixty in February,

    and I am still blessed to have my mother. She is 92, and so little, dainty, and pretty. We were not always close, and there used to be so much tension and resentment. But God intervened. I became a Christian in 2009. I witnessed to Mom, and at 87 she accepted Jesus as her Savior...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 15, 2015

    Where do I start? She understands me.

    She gets cross with me but when I'm really low she is the first to put her arms round me. She is the only one I can share my deepest thoughts with.
    Laurenhjones Laurenhjones
    16-17, F
    Oct 15, 2015

    Shes usually angry for no reason

    but the other day I showed her a song that made her realize something. That wasn't my intention but she told me, "Damn, I've been beat my whole childhood & I've been raped, shot, stabbed, & even died yet I'm still here. What the **** do I have to be so angry about? I should be...
    CocineroJerfey CocineroJerfey
    18-21, M
    1 Response Oct 14, 2015

    I honestly do not know how she does it.

    She's the single mother of 6!! I can hardly take care of myself and she raised six of us by herself!
    hanq96 hanq96
    18-21, F
    Oct 11, 2015

    This past weekend was my moms birthday.

    We had lunch at Olive Garden with my older && younger sister && Tom (which is my moms 17 year relationship which whom I also respect). We enjoyed being together like always.. cutting up laughing.. Never a dull moment. I find myself doing some of the same things to my children as...
    Ashmorr89 Ashmorr89
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Oct 5, 2015

    I admire what my dealt with her whole life.

    Dealing with a death of her first husband.Meeting my father who was abusive.having me in her 30s and raising the three of us with two jobs.while my dad stayed home and watched me.so was one wonderful women and had a great life.she means so much to me.
    punkpixie13 punkpixie13
    22-25, F
    Oct 5, 2015

    I admired my mom because she had me,

    my sister and then my bro when we were just finishing high school and never married any of our loser dads. My never new mine even though seen him only twice. My sister never admitted and I new it still hurts the both of them and that breaks mine. My brother's robbed my mother...
    geminigirl54 geminigirl54
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Oct 1, 2015

    I admire my mom, she sacrificed herself

    for us. I bet she's happy now, I might not be able to remember her face but I can say that I can feel her overflowing love. Love you mom! #Heroicmommm
    SleepyHeadSnorelax SleepyHeadSnorelax
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Sep 27, 2015
    sortalikeangie sortalikeangie
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 27, 2015
    sortalikeangie sortalikeangie
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 27, 2015

    She passed away from breast cancer10 yrs ago

    she was the best mom ever. I'll always have her in my heart
    Masterneedaslave2 Masterneedaslave2
    51-55
    Sep 24, 2015

    My mother died 30years ago

    but she was a beautiful strong woman who raised 6 children and worked. Yet always had a smile on her face and a skip in her step.
    mrsmonc mrsmonc
    70+, F
    Sep 24, 2015

    My mom wakes up at 4:45 AM,

    makes breakfast, gets ready, baths my bro and sis, and still get out the door on time! She is my sunshine! Love you mom! :)
    KE11 KE11
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Sep 21, 2015

    I really hope I have the energy my mother has

    at her age. She's always up and going whether it be cleaning or cooking or just working on school. She's so hardworking and devoted to her kids. I love her so much
    demitriaxoxo demitriaxoxo
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 21, 2015
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