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At Last, Acceptance!
by Rebecca S Russell

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Rated "G" by the Author.
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I've changed so much
In recent years
It's sometimes hard
To recognize myself.
I do not know
How others view me;
Am I new and improved?
Or am I a new shade
Of the same ole,
Same ole?
Whatever they may think,
I believe
I am the better
For all the work
I've put into myself.
Vanished are the days
Of trying to impress,
Of trying too hard
For everyone
To like me,
And of laughing
While secreting away
Harsh tears.
Life is
So much more
Rewarding
Now that I've accepted
The me
I was meant to be!

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Reviewed by Budd Nelson 5/17/2012
Rebecca,
just be you
Budd
Reviewed by Asa Seeley 5/17/2012
i'm still on the journey there...i'll get there some day. thanks for sharing.

asa
Reviewed by Donna Chandler 5/17/2012
'Being ourselves' is, at times, a battles of wits but victory is sweet.

Donna
Reviewed by Felix Perry 5/16/2012
All we should ever have to do is be ourselves...glad you found that out...
fee
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 5/16/2012
It's so much easier to go with the flow than to try to swim up stream.

Ron



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