Author: Barbara Goodhew
Personality is like a gift.
Outside wrapping should give a lift.
But just like a gift our outside wrapping doesn't last.
You need something inside too, not just a pretty mask
Outside should want to make people want to unwrap and get in and find the real gift.
A gift should be nice outside and inside.
SO SHOULD WE.
Comments on this poem/writing:
|luc (22.214.171.124) -- Wednesday, February 12 2003, 09:34 pm|
good poem barb. and the last part in all caps. nice touch. ^.^
|Capricorn (126.96.36.199) -- Thursday, February 13 2003, 12:07 am|
Oh I think this is one of your best Barb. Your words are very true. No good seeming nice on the outside if inside is bad! Lovely thoughts.
|thank-you (188.8.131.52) -- Thursday, February 13 2003, 12:33 am|
seeing comments like these makes me feel good.See before my brain tumour I was nice looking with an ok personality. now I'm ok looking with a nice personality Ha Ha
|barb (184.108.40.206) -- Saturday, February 22 2003, 05:17 pm|
yea guys I looked in the mirror and thought good thing I have a pleasant personality, cause the looks didn;t last. Ha Ha
|emily (10.0.0.187) -- Monday, December 1 2003, 06:16 pm|
thereb are somespelling misktakes that need to be worked on
|barb (220.127.116.11) -- Tuesday, March 16 2004, 06:14 pm|
I looked over the poem and couldn't find any spelling mistakes, but if they are spelt wrong how would I know anyways.:)
|Meridian (18.104.22.168) -- Tuesday, March 16 2004, 06:38 pm|
Inspite of one miscellaneous mistake, I know what you're trying to spell. I agree with Barbara; they aren't that noticeable.
Emily, it's still good. On my poems, after submitting them to Dreamer and when I finally see them on the site, I look back over them and notice some mispelled words in my poems as well. I was thinking about
e-mailing Dreamer to see if there was anyway of editing my poem.
|Meridian (22.214.171.124) -- Tuesday, March 16 2004, 06:40 pm|
I thought this was Emily's poem. I realize this is yours. So where the name Emily is typed, that's where your name should be. Great poem again Barbara!
|BARB (126.96.36.199) -- Tuesday, March 16 2004, 10:11 pm|
|emilee (188.8.131.52) -- Sunday, March 21 2004, 03:57 am|
Barb, awesome poem! i only saw one spelling mistake so to emily, next time, say something nice before u critisize! great job! God bless~emilee
|barb (184.108.40.206) -- Monday, March 22 2004, 12:38 am|
gee I can't be perfect all the time.lol:) and thanks again.
|Tammy (220.127.116.11) -- Wednesday, March 24 2004, 03:10 pm|
I like this poem.... True words barb. Inside beauty is what counts, not the outside. Great Words
|barb (18.104.22.168) -- Thursday, March 25 2004, 04:51 pm|
I got my inspiration for the writing Perfection from Emily for my spelling mistakes. so thank-you Emily your critisim of my spelling inspired me for another poem.:)
|Meridian (22.214.171.124) -- Thursday, March 25 2004, 04:56 pm|
In spite of the criticism, she probably meant well, but you still had a made up mind, and was inspired by it to write another poem is powerful!!!!!!
She'll probably thank you. I commend you and applaud you Barb!
Have a nice day now!!!!!!!
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