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Don't Laugh At Me
by Michelle R Kidwell Power In The Pen

Wednesday, March 22, 2006
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Some years ago a county musician sang a song with lyrics that went something like Don't Laugh at Me, Don't Call Me names.. And it went on to talk about children and adults who were different the song has always been a kind of motto to me, and this piece was inspired by that song...


When you look at me


And see that I am not the same


That my legs don't work like yours


That I can't see


That I can't talk


Please Don't laugh at me


Because like you


I can feel the pain.


When you see me sitting here


In this chair of mine


Don't judge me


Because I can't walk


In so many ways


You and I are similar


But in so many ways we


Are different


That's what makes us unique.


When you hear me speak


In a monotone voice


Know that I can't hear what


You say


But I feel the love you give me


In each and everyway.


When you say I can't do this


Or can't do that


Remember there is more that


I can do than that I can't


And the greatest thing I can do


Is to love and be loved.


When you look at me


Don't laugh


Because we aren't all the same


God created each


Uniquely


Individually,


And know we can't all be the same.


 


Copyright Michelle R Kidwell


March.22.06


11:48 A.M PST

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Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/22/2006
Michelle,

Powerfully penned message. Well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 3/22/2006
Michelle,

Aweome message in this uplifting piece, and that picture is absolutely adorable! Very well done; brava!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Crystal Silver Angel (Reader) 3/22/2006
Thanks so much Michelle for this masterpiece that everyone should know..!!

love joanne
Reviewed by Sarah Tagert 3/22/2006
awesome write!



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