Thursday, January 21, 2010

Olivia's Poem

I will be so wise,
You will be so surprised!
I would win every prize,
I wouldn't lose a single one!
But remember never cheat
To be more beautiful or more sweet.
Dress up in a blue costume,
Be yourself because when you try
To be like your friends
You hate yourself.
So be thankful who you are,
Even in November.

Eight-year-old Olivia wrote this just now for her homework. I love it for its sweet honesty. I think she might have a gift, but I'm not biased or anything. *grin*


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