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Sisters

To My Sister

I’m blessed to call you sister
I also call you friend;
You’ve loved me unconditionally,
And stood through thick and thin.

You’ve shared my joys and sorrows,
My laughter and my tears.
You’ve been my inspiration,
As we grew up through the years.

When we were little children
We laughed and played together;
Then growing up you stood by me,
Through good and stormy weather.

There’s something God has given us,
That’s more than family;
He’s placed a love for you, my Sister,
Deep down in the heart of me.

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Amanda Acuña an influential Mom Blogger. She created MommyMandy as an online resource to the parenting community. She is married to her high school sweetheart and has three daughters, ages 14,11, 5 and a son who is 2. They currently reside in Texas.

15 Responses to “Sisters”

  1. Angie says:

    What a nice post! I feel the same way about my sister.

  2. W Wangen says:

    Lovely! I have two sisters and no brothers. Sisters truly have a special bond.

  3. Naomi says:

    Aww. I’m an only child so a sister sounds like a great friend to have.

  4. Louise says:

    You guys are cute!

  5. Heather H. says:

    You guys look so much alike-what a sweet tribute, I’ll have to save this for my sister. Thanks for sharing.

  6. Shar says:

    Soooo well said! I have just one sister and she is the best….love her dearly!

  7. Shar says:

    I commented on ‘Sisters’ – so well said!

  8. Lisa says:

    My sister Chris is the most amazing woman and is my best friend in the world. We live too far apart but keep in constant contact with the phone. I love your poem 🙂

  9. PennyZeni says:

    What a beautiful poem! Thank you for sharing. 🙂 Here’s a quote that your verses reminded me of:

    A sister is a little bit of childhood that can never be lost. ~Marion C. Garretty

  10. Courtney says:

    lovely – I have one sister myself and we are still close! good stuff!

  11. courtney says:

    wow how nice! 🙂 wish my sister would write something like that for me!

  12. Beth S. says:

    That’s beautiful. 🙂 Although I don’t have a biological sister, I’ve known my best friend since the second grade and she’s very much like a sister to me. We’ve stuck together through tough times and I’d trust her with my life. She’s family, and I couldn’t ask for a better “sister” in the world!

  13. Sarah L says:

    Amen, sister!
    Good poem, good thoughts.

  14. Kimberly says:

    This is so sweet! I have 3 sisters and know how special that bond is. Your girls are lucky to have each other for cousins too. 🙂

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