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Pretty Little Things

June 7, 2010
By Jane_P PLATINUM, San Clemente, California
Jane_P PLATINUM, San Clemente, California
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Favorite Quote:
When asked about race...

"Well, when I went to the bathroom I was Russian, and when I came out I was Finnish."

or, alternatively:

"Irish I could tell you."

Pretty things for sale
I think I have everything
But I have nothing

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S_Oehvren_ said...
on Jul. 30 2010 at 7:24 pm
S_Oehvren_, San Clemente, California
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That's how I read it as well.  Fantastic work.

on Jul. 16 2010 at 11:10 am
Insight is the beginning, and this Haiku makes a strong statement about self-reflection during transitions, as well as seeing the value of our currency change from one stage in life to another.   What was worth everything suddenly is worth nothing, and what meant nothing suddenly is to die for.  You have a way of softly understating powerful feelings that is very interesting.