Mom
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    “Mom,” Friend, May 2003

    Mom

    Instructions: To prepare a Mother’s Day card, cut out the card on this page and mount it on heavy paper.

    On Mother’s Day, give it to your mom with a big hug.

    Mother’s Day card

    Illustrated by Brad Teare

    What word means “good and fun and sweet

    And wise and kind and calm”?

    The only one that’s strong enough

    Has just three letters—

    What exclamation could describe

    The mom I’m hugging now?

    The only one that’s bold enough

    Has just three letters—