I see the many faces of me.
The me that I was.
The me that I am.
And the me that I long to be.
I see this brilliant, beautiful, brown-skinned girl,
In the middle of her life,
A mother, a lover, a wife.
Married in my mid-twenties
And twenty years later,
I see a woman who has blossomed so wonderfully.
I giggle when I think that many men still want to date her!
Grown from being a twig of a woman,
To becoming a buttress of strength.
A woman who understands the pains of being in the deepest valley,
To the joys of standing on the highest hill,
With incredibly strong hands, strong mind and strong will.
A woman who knows that she CAN!
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