equalizer her

At

First, she

Thought too much

About other’s

Opinions of her

It meant the world to

Be liked in spite of flaws

Then, one day, she realized

Everyone had flaws of their own

There was plenty to like about them

She learned how not to care what other’s thought

©2019 Annette Rochelle Aben

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23 responses to “equalizer her

  1. A liberating lesson!

    Liked by 3 people

  2. The story of many people’s lives…

    Liked by 2 people

  3. Wonderful, Annette!

    Liked by 2 people

  4. It’s all about letting go of the need to be perfect.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. This is the best way to be in life, Annette.

    Liked by 1 person

  6. I love this poem so much. You are a star! ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  7. I’m still learning this lesson. Happy Valentine’s Day Annette!

    Liked by 1 person

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  9. Beautiful Etheree, Annette. And what a meaningful and touching message.
    ❤ xo

    Liked by 1 person

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