Tuesday, 3 March 2009

The Greatest Show of Love


Whoever said innocence is a vice,
let him probe the guiltless stares of infants
who giggles as mother writhe under pain,
after hard bites on her tender tits.

Yet, mothers offer forgiveness, not smacks
knowing that such acts in innocence,
are the greatest show of love.



Pix from GettyImages

23 comments:

zara (my alter ego) said...

the day i wud not be wowed by ur blog is when ur words cease to move me, which i dont think is anytime soon.

these is a lovely potrayal of a mother-child love.

SECRET DIARY said...

Vote for me for President of Nigerian Bloggers. I go give you flenty, flenty contracts.

Miss Definitely Maybe said...

you and women's bits lol
beautiful words as usual
hey how come you never write anything for the guys up in here
im sure they feel neglected

Buttercup said...

a mother's love is one of the most vital things every human must possess..its simply incomparable..

wordmerchant said...

Isn't motherly love just beautiful..i believe it can take out volcanos. They should do an experiment..seriously :)

SHE said...

This post inspires a smile.

Thank you.

StandTall-The Activist said...

How nice

Dabizniz said...

Wow...I never thought I'd appreciate poetry but situations change people

Debbie said...

Hmm! A mother's love... God's love is the only love which surppasses this love

mike said...

very touching dammy. you're goood. how is copyrighting?easy

Writefreak said...

I realy love this!

Writefreak said...

I realy love this!

Parakeet said...

Awesome. Me love me mum. How are you darling? Long time.

rethots said...

...is a simple act of forgiveness. How so true.

Rita said...

Yeah...the acts in innocence do depict love...how precious and wonderful children are...

SOLOMONSYDELLE said...

how beautiful.
how true.

Thanks for sharing this. Its been a bad morning for me but this definitely brought a smile to my face.

Oyin said...

hmmm, nice family pic boo.

Mothers do offer forgiveness...dont know about the smacks cos Ill smack mine in a minute...when they get on my nerves...hahaha, and you know it!!

I think Daddys show the greatest love when it comes to children..

smooches

Beyond said...

no love like that of a mother....n the innocence of an infant is one of the cutest act one can watch.

How u been?...... been quite a while...

LG said...

i just came to say 'How farz??? :-)
its been two minute, hope u r doing well

Oyin said...

more more more more more more....oh ummm, did that sound too familiar....lol



update sweets...haha

Olufunke said...

This is nice!
' I like the 'acts of innocence are the greatest show of love'

very lovely.

SHE said...

Are you going to update. Or not.

Tairebabs said...

There is no love like a mothers love for her child.