The truest friend

A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts. ~Washington Irving

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  1. Carlos Bation

    October 25, 2014

    True ..hi to UR mother jenh..mother best teacher..Ingat

  2. Jang Won Soon

    October 25, 2014

    You are right!! Mother is the truest friend. And, Children are our future. Education is the road though that children can walk toward bright future. Education is very important!!

  3. Octomus Prime

    October 25, 2014

    mother..!!! you are the true essence of children..

  4. Shital Kumar Harnal

    October 26, 2014

    Hi Jen,
    Wonderful post my sweet sister. Trust is the lifeline of any relationship.

  5. Reyhaneh Asgary

    October 26, 2014

    Great post… Mothers are great and precious graces of God… But unfortunately, when we have them around ourselves, we don't know their rights and values…

  6. Jayesh Thakkar

    October 26, 2014

    It begins with the birth of a child. Have peaceful dreams Jendhamuni Sos.

  7. Wan Riz

    October 26, 2014

    So true in every sense of the words, do have a beautiful weekend all🙌

  8. Reg Dawn

    October 26, 2014

    True… big hug dear sis 🙂

  9. H,. Highlander

    October 26, 2014

    To all Mothers with love from me, yes our moms are our truest friends as I love my mom very much and mom has a small garden, I just watered her plants. Jend please say good evening to your mom for me, thank you lady Jend.

    Jend, This little kids on your post are so CUTE and I am going to call them "LITTLE WARRIORS"

  10. dhruw hemant

    October 27, 2014

    hai jena, i remember my childhood.

  11. Terry Raven

    October 27, 2014

    thank you everyone for feeding these poor children and giving them hope

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