Two young brothers lived in a town,
Their dad was their king who didn’t need a crown..
They fell in love and married two beautiful women,
Who gave birth to babies in cradles that were golden..
The baby boy was an anthlete and amazing footballer,
The baby girl was a beautiful and clever all-rounder.
Grandpa brought presents every time for the boy,
The girl stood in a corner watching him scream with joy..
So the daughter-in-law pleaded with tears in her eyes,
“My girl awaits your love, hoping each time it’ll be a surprise..”
The uncrowned king growled, as his face grew red.
The other daughter in law smirked with pride and said,
“You dare say such things when you brought us only shame,
I’m the mother of a son, who will empower our name!”
Years went by and the athlete won medals.
The daughter became a nurse and fought death battles..
Mothers grew feeble and couldn’t speak loud.
The son was now famous and got lost in the crowd..
His mother was sent to a home for the old and sick.
She waited for him through years, holding on to a stick..
The nurse came to the home and cared for the old,
Her aunt watched in silence, the girl with a heart of gold..
The girl met her aunt and asked why she was there?
She told a painful story, no parent wanted to hear..
“I am the mother of a son and thought he’s all that’s necessary,
I forgot I was a daughter too, and so were Aisha (R.A.) and Mary..”