Somebody Said...

Inspirational Story about being a Mother




Somebody said it takes about six weeks to get back to normal after you've had a baby ...somebody doesn't know that once you're a mother, "normal" is history.


Somebody said you learn how to be a mother by instinct...somebody never took a three-year-old shopping.


Somebody said being a mother is boring...somebody never rode in a car driven by a teenager with a driver's permit.


Somebody said if you're a "good" mother, your child will "turn out good"...somebody thinks a child comes with directions and a guarantee.


Somebody said "good" mothers never raise their voices...somebody never came out the back door just in time to see her child hit a golf ball through the neighbor's kitchen window.


Somebody said you don't need an education to be a mother...somebody never helped a fourth grader with his math.


Somebody said you can't love the fifth child as much as you love the first...somebody doesn't have five children.


Somebody said a mother can find all the answers to her child-rearing questions in the books...somebody never had a child stuff beans up his nose or in his ears.


Somebody said the hardest part of being a mother is labor and delivery...somebody never watched her "baby" get on the bus for the first day of kindergarten or on a plane headed for military "boot camp."


Somebody said a mother can do her job with her eyes closed and one hand tied behind her back...somebody never organized seven giggling Brownies to sell cookies.


Somebody said a mother can stop worrying after her child gets married...somebody doesn't know that marriage adds a new son or daughter-in-law to a mother's heartstrings.


Somebody said a mother's job is done when her last child leaves home...somebody never had grandchildren.


Somebody said your mother knows you love her, so you don't need to tell her...somebody ISN'T A MOTHER!


CHERISH YOUR MOTHER



-Author Unknown







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