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Be Somebody
by Mary Lynn Plaisance
Saturday, September 23, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Don't be forgotten.


Be Somebody

"If you are not to be forgotten,
As soon as you are dead and rotten,
Either write things worth reading,
Or do things worth writing."


Picked this up from Ben Franklin

Cajun Fairies
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Reviewed by Lois Christensen 2/25/2008
Good advice, very good in fact. Thanks for sharing and keep on writing good stuff. Love, Lois C.
Reviewed by Mary Coe 7/21/2007
Very inspirational. Enjoyed. Thanks for sharing.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 12/6/2006
Wise words. Thank you for sharing them, Mary Lynn. Love and peace,

Reviewed by Gwendolyn Thomas Gath 11/12/2006

"Be Somebody"
Mary continued blessings to you in your work, and with your little fairies.

From the Heart of an Artist Quiet Storm
Reviewed by J M 9/28/2006
Very true and I enjoyed reading this inspirational piece.
Reviewed by Birgit and Roger Pratcher 9/26/2006
How right you are, beautiful done,
Love, B&R
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 9/23/2006
enjoyed the read
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 9/23/2006
Thank you for this reminder!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 9/23/2006
Wonderful reminder, my Cajun friend; true to form! And that picture is too adorable; thanks for the grins today! Very well done; brava!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D

Laissez les bon temps rouler! Aaaaiiiee!! :D
Reviewed by K. Mulroney 9/23/2006
Amen! loved it!
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 9/23/2006
Yes, Mary,

Be the best you you can be. :) A wonderful reminder--thank you, mon ami!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Lew Duffey 9/23/2006
I think I will print this one off and hang it over my computer.
Beautiful. He was indeed a wise man.
God Bless,
Reviewed by Myrna Badgerow 9/23/2006
I'm agreeing with Jerry here.. Ben was a wise man!

love ya,
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 9/23/2006
Love it!
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 9/23/2006
Uncle Ben was a wise old soul.
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 9/23/2006
A writers' work's worth differs from one reader to another...

We cannot put a value on our work.
Monetary gains does not measure success,
it is a moment of self-satisfaction.

~ Sandie May Angel

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