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Fw: You Were Born a Daughter

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Larry Cox (L_J_Cox)
Sat, 23 Jan 1999 21:29:10 -0700


>>> > You were born a daughter.
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>> >> > you looked up to your mother.
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>> >> > you looked up to your father.
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>> >> > you looked up to everyone.
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>> >> > you wanted to be a princess.
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>> >> > you wanted to own a horse.
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>> >> > you wanted your brother to be a horse.
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>> >> > you wanted to wear pink.
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>> >> > you never wanted to wear pink.
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>> >> > you wanted to be a veterinarian.
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>> >> > you wanted to be president.
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>> >> > you wanted to be the president's veterinarian.
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>> >> > you were picked last for the team.
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>> >> > you were the best one on the team.
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>> >> > you refused to be on the team.
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>> >> > you wanted to do well in algebra.
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>> >> > you hid during algebra.
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>> >> > you wanted boys to notice you.
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>> >> > you were afraid the boys would notice you.
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>> >> > you started to get acne.
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>> >> > you started to get breasts.
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>> >> > you started to get acne that was bigger than your breasts.
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>> >> > you wouldn't wear a bra.
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>> >> > you couldn't wait to wear a bra.
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>> >> > you couldn't fit into a bra.
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>> >> > you didn't like the way you looked.
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>> >> > you didn't like the way your parents looked.
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>> >> > you didn't want to grow up.
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>> >> > you had your first best friend.
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>> >> > you had your first date.
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>> >> > you spent hours on the telephone.
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>> >> > you got kissed.
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>> >> > you got to kiss back.
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>> >> > you went to the prom.
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>> >> > you didn't go to the prom.
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>> >> > you went to the prom with the wrong person.
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>> >> > you spent hours on the telephone.
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>> >> > you fell in love
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>> >> > you fell in love.
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>> >> > you fell in love.
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>> >> > you lost your best friend.
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>> >> > you lost your other best friend.
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>> >> > you really fell in love.
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>> >> > you became a steady girlfriend.
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>> >> > you became a significant other.
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>> >> > you became significant to yourself.
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>> >> > sooner or later, you start to take yourself seriously.
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>> >> > you know when you need a break.
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>> >> > you know when you need a rest.
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>> >> > you know what to get worked up about, and what to get rid of.
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>> >> > and you know when it's time to take care of yourself, for
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>> >> > yourself to do something that makes you stronger, faster, more
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>> >> complete.
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>> >> > because you know it's never too late to live life.
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>> >> > and never too late to change one.
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>> >> >
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>> >> > "Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings
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>> >> > have trouble remembering how to fly."
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>> >> >
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>> >> > --anonymous.
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>> >> >
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>> >> > Send this to 5 phenomenal women today in celebration of
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>> >> > Women's History Month.
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