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This is for all the mothers who didn’t win Mother ofthe Year last year, all the runners-up and all thewannabes, including the mothers too tired to enter or too busy to care.


This is for all the mothers who froze their buns off on metal bleachers at soccer games onFriday night, instead of watching from cars.


So that when their kids asked,

“Did you see my goal?” They could say,

“Of course, wouldn’thave missed it for the world.” and mean it.

2 因此,当她们的孩子问:“你看到我得分了吗?”她们就能回答:“当然,我怎么会错过你的比赛啊。”事实确实是这样。

This is for all the mothers who have sat up all night with sick toddlers in their arms, wiping upbarf laced with Oscar Mayer wieners and cherry Kool-Aid saying, “It’s OK, honey, Mommy’shere.”

这是写给所有整晚紧抱生病的孩子,擦掉那些有Oscar Mayer香肠的呕吐物,并温柔地说:“好了,宝贝,妈妈在这里。” This is for the mothers who gave birth to babies they’ll never see, and the mothers who tookthose babies and made them homes.


This is for all the mothers of the victims of school shootings, and the mothers of themurderers.


For the mothers of the survivors, and the mothers who sat in front of their TVs in horror,hugging their child who just came home from school, safely.

3 她们是烈士的母亲;她们坐在电视前心神不宁,满怀恐惧,孩子一放学安全回家就拥抱孩子的母亲们。

This is for all the mothers who run carpools and make cookies and sew Halloween costumes,and all the mothers who don’t.


What makes a good mother anyway? Is it patience ? Compassion? Broad hips?


Is it the ability to nurse a baby, cook dinner, and sew a button on a shirt, all at the same time?Or is it heart? 是同时都具有抚养孩子,做饭,订纽扣的能力?还是有充满挚爱的心?

Is it the ache you feel when you watch your son or daughter disappear down the street, walkingto school alone for the very first time?


4 Is it the jolt that takes you from sleep to dread , as you bound from bed to crib at 2 a.m. toput your hand on the back of a sleeping baby?


Is it the need to flee from wherever you are and hug your child when you hear news of a schoolshooting, a fire, a car accident, or a baby dying?

还是不论身在何处,只要听到有关校园枪击案、火灾、车祸,或者有孩子死亡的消息时,渴望拥抱自己孩子的那种迫切哪? I think so.


So this is for all the mothers who sat down with their children and explained all about makingbabies, and for all the mothers who wanted to but just couldn’t.


This is for reading “Goodnight, Moon” twice a night for a year and then reading it again.

“Justone more time.”

5 这是写给每个晚上都要读两遍“晚安,月亮”,之后却又读一遍,说“再来一遍”的母亲们。

This is for all the mothers who mess up, who yell at their kids in the grocery store and swatthem in despai r and stomp their feet like a tired 2-year-old who wants ice cream before dinner.


This is for all the mothers who taught their daughters to tie their shoelaces before they startedschool.


And for all the mothers who opted for Velcro instead. 还有那些选择维可牢尼龙搭扣而不是鞋带的母亲。

This is for all the mothers who bite their lips—sometim es until they bleed—when their 14 yearolds dye their hair green.


6 Who lock themselves in the bathroom when babies keep crying and won’t stop.


This is for all the mothers who show up at work with spit-up in their hair and milk stains ontheir blouses and diapers in their purse.


This is for all the mothers who teach their sons to cook and their daughters to sink a jumpshot.

这是写给这样的母亲,她们教儿子做饭,教女儿跳投篮球。 This is for all mothers whose heads turn automaticall y when a little voice calls “Mom?” in acrowd, even though they know their own offspring are at home.


This is for mothers who put pinwheels and teddy bears on their children’s graves.


7 This is for mothers whose children have gone astray, who can’t find the words to reach them.


This is for all the mothers who sent their sons to school with stomachaches, assuring themthey’d be just fine once they got there, only to get calls from the school nurse and hour laterasking them to please pick them up, right away.


This is for young mothers stumbling through diaper changes and sleep deprivation , andmature mothers learning to let go.


This is for working mothers and stay-at-home mothers, single mothers and married mothers,mothers with money, and mothers without.

8 这是写给所有工作的母亲与呆在家的母亲,单身的母亲与已婚的母亲,有钱的母亲与没有钱的母亲的。

This is for you all. So hang in there!