Sunday, March 27, 2011

What is a Sister?

What is a sister?
A sister is the person who comes to help
When no one else does
She says thank-you
With a dozen eggs
And knows exactly the kind of books
You like to read
And shares them
A sister makes tea just so we
Can chat a little longer
About our kids, love
And what makes us stronger
Or drives us crazy
We talk about babies….
How sweet they were
And still are on some days…..
We talk about the ways
That life has driven us apart
Yet brings us back together
To discuss weather,
Gardening, cleaning and laundering tips
Recipes and border-line gossip….(NEVER!!!:))
A sister is a friend forever and ever
To laugh with, cry, sing or pray
A sister is always just a phone-call away

With love,
From your sister Janet

Happy 42nd Birthday, Lucy!

Can you imagine what it would look like
If we all decided to pile on this trike
In the very same way, today?


  1. Thank you Janet,you are a dear sis

    that poem really sums it up ,Love you n blessings always.

  2. I could really use one of those some days!!! :)

  3. Dar, I thought of you when I wrote this.....seems unfair that some get four and others get none:) I would be honored to be an 'adopted sister???I know's not the same. But I could try for some things???? Prayer etc...Can I?


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