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Old May 10th, 2002, 11:23 PM   #24
WillowWOW
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Smile Phenomenal Women...which is you!

Here is something dedicated to all women and to my Mother who passed away on May 17, 2001.

Phenomenal Women

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>When I was in my younger days,
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>I weighed a few pounds less,
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>I needn't hold my tummy in
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>To wear a belted dress.
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>But now that I am older,
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>I've set my body free;
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>There's comfort of elastic
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>Where once my waist would be.
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>Inventor of those high-heeled shoes
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>My feet have not forgiven;
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>I have to wear a nine now,
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>But used to wear a seven.
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>And how about those pantyhose
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>They're sized by weight, you see,
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>So how come when I put them on
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>The crotch is at my knees?
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>I need to wear these glasses
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>As the print was getting smaller;
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>And it wasn't very long ago
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>I know that I was taller.
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>Though my hair has turned to gray
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>And my skin no longer fits,
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>On the inside, I'm the same old me,
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>Just the outside's changed a bit.
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> * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
> On a positive note...
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> ? I've learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems
>today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
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> ? I've learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way
>he/she handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled
>Christmas tree lights.
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> ? I've learned that regardless of your relationship with your
>parents, you'll miss them when they're gone from your life.
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> ? I've learned that making a "living" is not the same thing as
>making a "life."
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> ? I've learned that life sometimes gives you a second chance.
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> ? I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a
>catcher's
>mitt on both hands. You need to be able to throw something back.
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> ? I've learned that whenever I decide something with an open
>heart,
>I usually make the right decision.
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> ? I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be
>one.
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> ? I've learned that every day you should reach out and touch
>someone. People love a warm hug, or just a friendly pat on the back.
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> ? I've learned that I still have a lot to learn.
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> ? I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will
>forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
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Dedicated to my Mother and to all of you wonderful Women!
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