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Every Mother is a Pope

To keep house
is a diocese

just as every
mother is a shepherd

there is no higher order
than to raise the little lambs

which is why others
want to take the job

and shuttle
them to school

in such a manner
as to ignore

her papal authority
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I declare myself a SuperCatholic of the One true church that recognizes no higher authority than motherhood.
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