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Mothers and daughters share a special bond unlike any other, and the lyrics in these meaningful songs perfectly describe it. Whether you're celebrating your mother, your grandmother, a new mom in your life , or a mother-in-law — it doesn't matter where you are in your life, you always have to take a moment to say thanks to your mamma. These heartfelt songs put into words some things that are hard to say on their own. Because let's be honest, no one can put emotions into thoughts quite like Adele. To make the day extra special, play these songs about moms and daughters for the number one woman in your life but not before giving her a wonderful present , heartfelt card and spending some quality time together , that is. This is the perfect song for a mother and daughter separated by distance. Wondering where all the time went? Instead of their usual dancey-disco sounds, this song is about reflecting back on your relationship when it feels like just yesterday it began. This Motown hit is from the s, but at least one thing about the song still rings true — your mother is always right. Because who else would you walk a thousand miles for?
The connection between a mother and daughter is unlike any other. Even when you're not exactly getting along—hey, it's complicated—she's your biggest cheerleader, and you'd be there for her in a heartbeat. If you find yourself searching for the right words to capture your mother-daughter bond, we gathered 50 quotes—from Mom-in-Chief Michelle Obama to Lady O herself—that will eloquently tell her how you feel. Keep them in mind when you're filling out her Mother's Day card you know she cares about that more than the perfect gift or even as inspiration for matching tattoos. In her novel Summer Island , the best-selling author writes, "As mothers and daughters, we are connected with one another. My mother is the bones of my spine, keeping me straight and true. She is my blood, making sure it runs rich and strong.
Mother-daughter relationships are complex and diverse. Some mothers and daughters are best friends. Others talk once a week. Some see each other weekly; others live in different states or countries. Some spar regularly. Some avoid conflict. Others talk through everything. There also are ups and downs, no matter how positive or prickly the relationship.