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Motherless, Childless, Still believes in love...

by hermothersdaughter on October 26, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

My mother died in 2009, just months after I found out I had disease that robbed me of my ability to have children. I will never again be someone's child. I will never become someone's mother. But my heart is filled with love, and I continue to search for people who deserve that love.


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