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They trimmed her hair,
coloured her shirt,
switched her shoes
and sewed her lips together.

"Now just be yourself, ok?"



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Mar. 16, 2013 at 9:27 pm
I love the irony in this poem, and of how people change you, yet expect you to still be yourself. Wonderful job!
 
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