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Sandi J Holland


X-actly


Who do you think you are?
Telling me that I can't do that.
I will.
You bet!
I'll X out what you said,
And become x-actly that.

Submitted: Sunday, September 01, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 02, 2013

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Ever had someone ridicule or criticize your plan or goal, rather than provide encouragement? Ever been around people who consistently behave that way, no matter what? Well, it's a good opportunity to become strong within, before permanently removing yourself from their presence.

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  • Rookie - 8 Points Sj Holland (9/27/2013 1:40:00 PM)

    @Patricia Grantham
    Lol! I like what you said. Just X them out! Lol! If only some people could be! No. Not against the person, just the ways of certain people. Thanks for reading. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 2,244 Points Patricia Grantham (9/14/2013 8:24:00 AM)

    Very good Sandi. Yes people do tend to be
    belittling sometimes. It makes them feel
    superior. Just X them out! Good write. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 8 Points Sj Holland (9/2/2013 8:26:00 PM)

    Thank you, Jesus. We can never get enough strength. It helps us to bring our dreams to pass. (Report) Reply

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