Will you be my kind of mother?

Will you be the kind of mother that allows her girl child come home past midnight, Dropped off by an ‘insane’ boy, who reeks of alcohol,  Likely the smallest of his vices that night?   Will you be the type that lies on behalf of your daughter to her father, Corroborating her pseudo story about the need to buy science practical materials When you know it’s just to meet her insatiable financial needs?   Will you be the kind that shy away from sex education Even though you caught your underage child in the middle of the night watching an x-rated movie, The scene you saw explainable only by the words ‘illicit sex’?   Will you turn deaf ears to the ‘nosy’ neighbors when they tell you they saw your daughter with ‘something like’ cigarette but definitely ‘smells’ like ‘something worse’. Will you tell them to mind their business and […]

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