Years slipping by

by Ann Stareyes   May 16, 2008


Where do the years go
slipping by so fast
age creeping upon me
beauty I still grasp.

Gazing into the mirror
a wrinkle here and there
just a few more aches and pains
a little gray in my hair.

The big 5-0 is approaching
Beauty I still see
Thank God for make up and hair dye
A half century for me.

Finally accepting
The things I can't change
being proud of who I am
Loving life just the same.

So as long as I think I'm beautiful
it matters not what others think
Self confidence is the key
I'm simply a beautiful woman I think!

Note to my friend Bob: You're still older than me....hahahaha

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  • 8 years ago

    by Sourav

    Very interesting write. It shows how time flows beyond our control. Enjoyed reading it.

  • 9 years ago

    by pookiengurgi

    Haha That note at the bottom was cute.Great flow,and getting old doesnt always mean you're getting ugly..glad you find yourself beautiful