Daughter Poems

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Am I My Sister's Keeper?
by Ruthe Spacht

I had better be.
What benefits my mother, niece,
Daughter and the neighbor lady
Will also benefit me.
Her working conditions,
How much she earns,
Her crisis, her problems,
Are all my concerns.
Her children are my children,
Her yearnings are mine.


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Lady Clare
by Alfred Lord Tennyson

IT was the time when lilies blow,
And clouds are highest up in air,
Lord Ronald brought a lily-white doe
To give his cousin, Lady Clare.

I trow they did not part in scorn-
Lovers long-betroth'd were they:
They too will wed the morrow morn:
God's blessing on the day !


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For My Daughter
by David Ignatow

When I die choose a star
and name it after me
that you may know
I have not abandoned
or forgotten you.
You were such a star to me,
following you through birth
and childhood, my hand
in your hand.


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Nineteen Hundred And Nineteen
by William Butler Yeats

MANY ingenious lovely things are gone
That seemed sheer miracle to the multitude,
protected from the circle of the moon
That pitches common things about. There stood
Amid the ornamental bronze and stone
An ancient image made of olive wood --
And gone are phidias' famous ivories
And all the golden grasshoppers and bees.
We too had many pretty toys when young:
A law indifferent to blame or praise,


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Song Of The Flower Xxiii
by Khalil Gibran

I am a kind word uttered and repeated
By the voice of Nature;
I am a star fallen from the
Blue tent upon the green carpet.
I am the daughter of the elements
With whom Winter conceived;
To whom Spring gave birth; I was
Reared in the lap of Summer and I
Slept in the bed of Autumn.


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Recent Daughter Poems
by Lia P

I smelled a perfume
and it smelled like her
and no she is not gone but the version of me that loved her when she wore the perfume is

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Mama wants
by Author Reinvented

Mama just wants a perfect Daughter,
Expectations keep coming like drops of water,
Soon the cup spills over.

Mama doesn't know,
She doesn't try to understand,
The expectations overflow.


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Dear father
by Julie Staugaard

Once upon a time
You were my favourite guy
But now, you only make me cry
Make me feel, like I’m not worth a dime

You were supposed to be my father
Where were you when I called?
I had to try harder
But you only ever stalled


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by Fathima Shihabudeen

Navy blue shirt with khaki pants
The air around you is like deep water
Rectangular glasses on the ridge of your nose
Sleeves rolled up and your watch ticking loudly

I’m the mirror you look into
You talk on and on and stir my brain
All while sipping on strongly brewed tea
Your faded eyes brim with insight


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We’re Never Ever Apart
by Jeffrey Pipes Guice

I’m never alone
when you’re in my thoughts...
You help me decide
between my shoulds and my oughts...

I’m never scared
when you hold my hand...
You’re always with me
when we walk the land...


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  • Daisy 22
    Daisy 22 (1 poems about Daughter)
    September 26, 2001- India
    HARAPRASAD CHATTERJEE (1 poem about Daughter)
    Febraury 9 2000 India
  • Soumalya Chatterjee
    Soumalya Chatterjee (1 poem about Daughter)
    March 27, 2003, WB, INDIA.. An amateur writer. Emotional. Depressed. Write poems doing the pen in my own blood.
  • Julie Staugaard
    Julie Staugaard (1 poems about Daughter)
    June 12, 2003 - Denmark
  • Nupur Gautam
    Nupur Gautam (1 poems about Daughter)
    January 20, 2005
  • Fathima Shihabudeen
    Fathima Shihabudeen (1 poems about Daughter)
    February 22, 2004 - Thrissur
  • Lia P
    Lia P (1 poems about Daughter)
    Born on August 15, 2006- New York