“Mom,” Friend, May 2003


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—