Victor Gatenby

A Mother Endeared

My name is Victor John Gatenby, born in 1958 and native of North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. I am a researcher of genealogy and started to write poetry in 2002, after retiring from public service. Having a creative and compassionate mind, for helping people, that is in my scope to do, I fin…






My dearest Mother,
who gavest life to a son,
there being,like you,
no other.
The care,the love and warmth
from the depths of your heart,
so great,
shall always emanate.
Always there,no matter what,
through troubled times,thick
or thin.
Hard to put into words almost,
where does one begin.
Remembering the happy times
we share,
your smile and even your grin,
you do bear.
You are special in every way,
with tireless,endless love,
each night and each day.

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